Nineteen Ministers In Pinarayi's Team
On May 24, 2016
|Trivandrum: The Pinarayi Vijayan-led government would have 18 ministers (excluding the Chief Minister) and they would be sworn in at the Central Stadium here in the capital at 4 p.m. on Wednesday.
This was disclosed by the Left Democratic Front convenor Vaikom Viswan who addressed reporters on Sunday evening post a party meet. The Communist Party of India-Marxist will have 12 slots, the Communist Party of India 4 and three other LDF constituents - the Janata Dal-S, the Nationalist Congress Party and the Congress-S - would have one representative each.
|While RSP-L, Kerala Congress-Pillai, and the CMP, who have a legislator
each, were not considered for ministerial berths as they were not
regular members of the LDF. The CPI-M will announce their team and the
speaker of the house on Monday while the portfolios will be announced
The LDF came to power winning 91 seats out of 140 beating the incumbent Congress by a wide margin.