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Sonowal cabinet expansion next week

Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal is believed to have been waiting for the high command’s green signal to expand his cabinet in the first week of January next year.

Highly placed sources told Assam Times in New Delhi that Sonowal is set to induct 6 new ministers from his party along with one each from AGP and BPF.

Significantly, five would be inducted BJP MLAs are handpicked by Himanta Biswa Sarma apart from AGP and BPF MLAs who are known for their closeness to the health and education minister.  

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