Modi Shuffles Cabinet to Soothe Spats Before India State Polls

  • Junior Finance Minister Sinha moved to aviation ministry
  • Modi adds 19 new ministers, seven from poll-bound states

Narendra Modi, India's prime minister.

Photographer: Dhiraj Singh/Bloomberg

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi reshuffled and expanded his cabinet as his Bharatiya Janata Party looks to soothe political tensions and prepares to face as many as seven state assembly elections next year.

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