Arun Jaitley resumes charges as Minister of Finance

Story By: Indre Sharma
Thursday, August, 23 2018 - 16:34

aArun Jaitley on Thursday resumed charge as Minister of Finance and Minister of Corporate Affairs.

"The President of India, as advised by the Prime Minister, has directed to assign the portfolios of the Minister of Finance and Minister of Corporate Affairs to Arun Jaitley," an official notification issued earlier today said.

Mr Jaitley was absent in the office for three months due to health issues. As per reports, the minister who had been suffering from kidney complications, had undergone a renal transplant operation on May 14.

In his absence, Railways Minister Piyush Goyal held charge of his ministry.

As Mr Jaitley is back to the office, his first-floor corner office in North Block has been renovated and sanitized to protect him against any infection.


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