Punjab cabinet to be expanded on Saturday, nine more ministers to be inducted
CHANDIGARH: Punjab cabinet will be expanded on Saturday, the decision in this regard was takenduring a meeting between the Punjab Chief Minister Capt Amarinder Singh and Congress President Rahul Gandhi in Delhi today. Congress President Rahul Gandhi giving his approval to the induction of nine new members into the Council of Ministers these are Sukhjinder Randhawa, Sukhbinder Singh Sarkaria, Bharat Bhushan Ashu, Vijay Inder Singla, Sunder Shyam Arora, Rana Gurmit Singh Sodhi, Gurpreet Kangar, Balbir Sidhu and OP Soni. Seniority was the key criteria in the selection of the new ministers, said Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh, after his second round of discussions with Rahul Gandhi on th e issue.The new ministers, all in the cabinet rank. Their portfolios would be announced later.