West Bengal: CM Mamata Banerjee announced a cabinet rejig on Wednesday

Debjit Mukherjee, Kolkata: West Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee on Monday carried out a major organisational reshuffle in her party and announced that a cabinet rejig would take place on Wednesday to induct “five to six new faces”. She also decided to carve out seven new administrative districts out of the existing 23 districts.

“There will be a small reshuffle on Wednesday. Around four to five ministers will be used for organisational work. We will induct five to six new faces in the cabinet” Banerjee said after the cabinet meeting.

“Subrata Mukherjee and Sadhan Pande have died. Partha Chatterjee is in custody. Who will perform their duties? It is not possible for me to handle everything alone. We have to do it together” she added.