Mansukh Mandaviya takes charge as Union Health Minister

New Delhi : Mr Mansukh Mandaviya took charge as the Union Health Minister on Thursday.

Taking to twitter after taking charge of the Ministry, he said, “Today, I took over as the charge of Heath and Family Welfare as Cabinet Minister. I am committed to fulfil the aspiration of respected Prime Minister@narendramodi ji’s of healthy India and determined to serve the people tirelessly.

He has been elevated to the Cabinet rank on Wednesday’s mega reshuffle of the Council of Ministers and brought to the Union Health Ministry by Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

Along with him, Dr Bharati Pravin Pawar took charge as the Union Minister of State for Health & Family Welfare.

Both the Ministers were received by the Union Health Secretary Rajesh Bhushan and other senior officials of the Ministry.