Guwahati News Desk: The former Chief Minister of Assam and the new Union Minister of Ports, Waterways and Shipping and Miniter of AYUSH, Sarbananda Sonowal hold a preliminary meeting with the senior officials of the Ports, Waterways and Shipping Ministry in the national capital to take an overview of the Ministry.
Union Minister Sonowal also met the AYUSH officials in New Delhi and had a predatory meeting of works of the department.
Sonowal took the oath as a new Union Minister on Wednesday in the Prime Minister Union Cabinet expansion.
Earlier, Sarbananda Sonowal was the Union Minister for Sports and Youth Affair from 2014 to 2016 and Minister of State for Entrepreneurship and Skill Development in 2014.
Taking to Twitter on Thursday, the Union Minister holds a meeting with the top officials of both the Ministry.
“Held a preliminary meeting with senior officials of the @shipmin_india in New Delhi and took an overview of the Ministry,” Union Minister Sonowal tweeted.
“Met senior @moayush officials in New Delhi and had a preparatory meeting of works of the department,” Sonowal further added.
Sonowal thanked Prime Minister Narendra Modi by tweeting, “I express my gratitude to Hon’ble PM Shri @narendramodi ji for entrusting me as the Minister of Ports, Shipping and Waterways, & Minister of AYUSH. Under your guidance, I will dedicate my services to the Nation”.