Smriti Irani could be named as the next Chief Minister of Gujarat
If rumors are to be believed, Union minister Smriti Irani could be named the next CM of Gujarat. On Monday, reports were rife that the Bharatiya Janata Party is reportedly considering Union Textiles and Information & Broadcasting (I&B) Minister Smriti Irani's name for the post of Gujarat Chief Minister. According to a report the central leadership is keen on appointing a CM who has a strong public appeal and can fulfill the promises made to the electorate. According to the report, what makes Irani a close contender for the post are her strong leadership qualities, a command over Gujarati and English and the proximity to the central leadership.