PM Narendra Modi Tweaks Cabinet Panel, Rajnath Singh to Chair Cabinet Committee on Parliamentary Affairs

New Delhi, June 6: Facing flaks from within the party and political arena for sidelining Union Defence Minister Rajnath Singh in Cabinet Committees, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday made Singh part of the all-important panel on political affairs. Also, Singh was also chair the Cabinet Committee on Parliamentary Affairs. Rajnath Singh Holds High-Level Meet After Taking Charge As Defence Minister.

The Cabinet Committee of Parliamentary Affairs (CCPA) is responsible for the all major decisions in the ruling dispensations. Earlier, Singh was made member of the Cabinet Committee on Security (CCS) and the Cabinet on Economic Affairs (CCEA). Rajnath Singh's Name Added to 4 More Cabinet Committees.

On June 5, He was also added to two new panel made by Modi government- the Cabinet Committee on Employment and Skill Development and the Cabinet Committee on Investment and Growth. In the last government, Singh headed the Cabinet Committee of Parliamentary Affairs.