KV Kamath, Amitab Kanth likely to be in union cabinet
The prime minister of india Narendra Modi is going to inject new blood to his cabinet. Modi, after the meeting with Ratan Tata and Mukhesh Ambani recently discussed on various issues like financial crisis, industrial policies , now ge likely to decide to induct some new faces , mostly experts into his cabinet. As per the information
BRICS Bank Chairman K.V. Kamath and BJP Rajya Sabha MP Swapan Dasgupta are among the technocrats likely to be the part of Modi's cabinet.
The veteran banker Kamath is likely to be Minister of State in the Finance Ministry and he may over time grow in the role. Kamath has been the Chairman of ICICI Bank and Infosys and is well networked in India Inc.
Dasgupta, a right wing ideologue, is likely to be inducted as junior minister in the Human Resource Development Ministry. The HRD Ministry has been under siege with all major central universities facing unrest on the campuses.
Another technocrat who is managing affairs in the south is also likely to inducted in the Council of Ministers which has a low bench strength on talent and technocrat experience.
Niti Aayog CEO Amitabh Kant may be among the technocrats who may be considered if the government decides that it wants to strengthen the expertise bench.
There is also the likelihood of Suresh Prabhu, who earlier held the charge of Commerce Industry and Railways, making a comeback to the Modi government.
Modi had inducted technocrats in his first stint with Hardeep Puri, K.J. Alphons and M.J. Akbar among the ministers.