The way four leaders have been entered in the Modi cabinet from Bengal, it has been indicated that the Bharatiya Janata Party has started preparations for 2024. Babul Supriyo and Deboshree Choudhary are blamed for their poor performance in the Bengal elections. Both have bid farewell to the Modi cabinet, but by inducting four new faces into the cabinet, the effort to strengthen the BJP’s ground in Bengal has already been started.
Subhash Sarkar, Shantanu Thakur, John Barla and Nishith Pramanik have been made ministers. However, Mamta also took a jibe at the major changes including the departure of Babul and Deboshree. The BJP could not perform well in Raiganj, the area of Deboshri. At the same time, Babylon could not even win its election. At the same time, during the election itself, he had raised questions on some decisions of the party. Experts say that in order to strengthen the BJP’s hold in West Bengal, changes have been made in the cabinet keeping in mind all the equations.
Care of Matua Community:
Shantanu Thakur, who became the new minister in the Modi government, is only 38 years old. He is a first time MP from Bogaon Lok Sabha seat. He is a senior leader of Matua community. The Matua community had given tremendous support to the BJP in the assembly elections. Therefore, as the leader of the community, Shantanu Thakur got a place in the cabinet. He has done his graduation in English from Karnataka Open University. He also holds a Diploma in Hospitality Management.
Dr Subhash Sarkar from Bengal is a first time MP from Bankura Lok Sabha seat. She is a board member and Gynecologist (Gynecologist) of AIIMS (Kalyani). He was associated with Ramakrishna Mission. He has been in public life for nearly five decades. He has done MBBS degree from Calcutta University. Sarkar, 67, was born in Medinipur.