Cabinet expansion has been on cards for a few months while many ministers are awaiting a place in cabinet going by the promise made by Chief Minister & YSRCP chief Jagan after a thumping victory in 2019. The recent statements from Minister Balineni Srinivas Reddy, a close aide of CM that every minister will find a new place in the cabinet added strength to the speculations.
As per the minister’s statements, the YSRCP-led government was planning to completely change the present team and give space for new ones. This triggered speculations that the CM is looking forward to changing over 80 percent of the cabinet except for a few crucial senior ministers which came as new tension for the present ministers.
Party sources have it that Botsa Satyanarayana, Peddireddy Ramachandra Reddy, and Buggana Rajendranath Reddy are amongst the list of leaders who will not have a change in their portfolios. Undavalli party office source confirmed that the the young CM decided to call all the party MPs, ministers, MLAs and senior leaders for a meeting to discuss over the new cabinet this week.