AP: New Cabinet takes charge, Vivekananda enters
As expected, resigned leader YS Jaganmohan Reddy's uncle, YS Vivekananda has entered the new Cabinet. Chief Minister Kiran Kumar Reddy has selected 39 ministers including 10 new faces for the new Cabinet.
Kiran Kumar Reddy has dropped MLAs, who are loyal to YS Jagan. Jagan had resigned from Congress and the Kadapa MP post on Monday, Nov 29.
K Jana Reddy, D L Ravindra Reddy, Kasu Venkata Krishna Reddy, TG Venkatesh and P Shankar Rao were selected to the Cabinet. Meanwhile, Jagan loyalists Balineni Srinivasa Reddy and Pilli Subhash Chandra Bose were dropped. The deputy CM post has not yet announced.