Ranchi, Sep 3: Lok Sabha MP from Lohardaga of Jharkhand Sudarshan Bhagat has been made the new Minister of State for Tribal Affairs.
Earlier Mr Bhagat was holding the port folio of MoS Agriculture. In the major administrative reshuffle in the union cabinet Mr Bhagat was administered the oath of office by the president in a function held in New Delhi.
Bhagat who was born in Gumla and is elected from Lohardaga seat of the state. His appointment has brought delight on the tribal leaders and people of the state.