The last choice on the brand new cabinet might be taken by Mamata Banerjee, after she takes oath on Wednesday because the chief minister for the third consecutive time. The low-key occasion is scheduled for 10.45 am on the Raj Bhawan. She will even be given a guard of honour by Kolkata Police.
“Many new faces are likely to be inducted in the new cabinet. Women and MLAs from the minority and SC/ST communities will be given priority. The names of the ministers for the new cabinet will be finalised by Didi,” a senior TMC chief mentioned.
The choice on the brand new council of ministers is usually taken at TMC’s core committee. Banerjee will chair its assembly after taking oath on Wednesday or Thursday.
Prominent and new feminine legislators from the TMC this time are Shashi Panja, Nayana Bandyopadhyay, Ratna Chatterjee, June Maliah and Lovely Moitra.
It can also be learnt that celebration veterans like Subrata Mukherjee and Firhad Hakim will maintain essential ministries as typical.
On Monday, Banerjee went to the Raj Bhawan at 7 pm and submitted her resignation as chief minister to governor Jagdeep Dhankhar. She additionally staked declare to type the brand new authorities.
The governor tweeted that maintaining in thoughts the Covid-19 state of affairs, the operate could be held with “limited audience”.
Banerjee would be the solely particular person to be sworn in on the Raj Bhawan on Wednesday. MLA Biman Banerjee, who was the speaker within the final meeting, will take oath as the brand new speaker within the presence of protem speaker Subrata Mukherjee on Thursday. Other MLAs will take oath in a while Thursday and Friday.Meanwhile, on Tuesday, the West Bengal chief secretary, director normal of police and the Kolkata police commissioner held a gathering at Banerjee’s residence to debate post-poll violence.