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PM Modi to head two new Cabinet committees on economy, employment

PM Modi to head two new Cabinet committees on economy, employment

ABB India | Employment | rahul gandhi

The four cabinet committees Modi scrapped in his first term as PM, on June 26, 2014, were those on management of natural calamities, prices, WTO matters and Unique Identification Authority of India.

Some of their functions were subsumed in the existing cabinet committees, particularly the cabinet committee on economic affairs. Gadkari, who is also the cabinet minister of Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs) — a key ministry in the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)'s 2019 Lok Sabha poll manifesto to boost job growth — is not in the 10-member Cabinet Committee on Indore ...

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First Published: Thu, June 06 2019. 10:35 IST