Mr Sarbananda Sonowal given charge of PSW Ministry
On 07th July, Prime Minister Narendra Modi's Council of Ministers underwent a reboot where Sarbananda Sonowal, the former Chief Minister of Assam who previously handled the Sports and Youth Affairs ministry was promoted to the Minister of Ports, Shipping and Waterways.
Currently, he is an MLA in the Assam Legislative Assembly. Sonowal was chosen to be the Chief Minister of Assam after the 2016 Assam Legislative Assembly election, and he is the first Chief Minister of the state from the Bharatiya Janata Party.
(Courtesy: Times Now)