If the reports from National media are to be believed, Telugu Desam Party Senior leader Ashok Gajapathi Raju will be given Civil Aviation Ministry in Narendra Modi’s Cabinet. It is said that this portfolio will be helpful for the new Andhra Pradesh as there is a need for getting an international airport and upgrade existing airports to attract investors. Senior BJP leader Venkaiah Naidu who also hails from Seema Andhra is expected to get Urban development & poverty alleviation portfolios.
Nirmala Seetha Raman, BJP leader and wife of Prakala Prabhakar is also being inducted to Modi’s cabinet. It is said that she could get MoS (Independent charge) of commerce ministry. Her husband Prakala Prabhakar played an active role in Samayikya Andhra movement and she could be also helpful to Seema Andhra. Narendra Modi along with 44 other ministers will be taking oath at 6 PM in Rashtrapathi Bhavan.