Lucknow| In the Modi government (02), Uttar Pradesh has the most. A total of 15 people are representing UP here including Prime Minister Modi. This is very important for the state. It is said that for the first time it happened that such a large number of people of any state should be included in the Union Cabinet. Narendra Modi, MP from Varanasi, is also the Prime Minister of the country from UP. Apart from this, the Defense Minister of the country’s MP from Lucknow is also from here. Mahendra Pandey, the Minister of Skill Development in the Modi government and MP from Chandauli, also represents this state. Amethi MP Smriti Irani is also from this state. Minister of State for Road Transport to Ghaziabad MP General VK Singh, Muzaffar Nagar MP Sanjeev Baliyan gets Minister of State with independent charge and Fatehpur MP Sadhvi Niranjan Jyoti also comes from the state. Rajya Sabha member Hardeep Singh Puri was made Minister of State (Independent Charge) and entrusted with the responsibility of two important ministries like Urban Development and Civil Aviation.
In the first cabinet expansion of the Modi-02 government, the resignation of Santosh Gangwar was taken on Wednesday. While Hardeep Singh Puri was promoted and made a cabinet minister. Apna Dal (S)’s Anupriya Patel, Mohanlag Ganj MP Kaushal Kishor, Agra MP SP Singh Baghel, Lakhimpur Kheri MP Ajay Mishra Teni, Maharajganj MP Pankaj Choudhary, Jalaun MP Bhanupratap Verma and Rajya Sabha MP BL Verma have been appointed as Ministers of State. has been included in the cabinet as