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Ex-journalist Veena may be Kerala health mantri

IndiaTimes Wednesday, 19 May 2021
Aranmula MLA and former journalist Veena George is tipped to succeed KK Shailaja as Kerala’s health minister in the second Pinarayi Vijayan government while CPM state secretariat member KN Balagopal is expected to be the new finance minister. DYFI all-India president and Vijayan’s son-in-law Mohammed Riyas is likely to succeed G Sudhakaran in the crucial public works department besides handling the tourism portfolio.
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News video: Veena George takes charge as the new Kerala Health Minister| Pinarayi Vijayan Cabinet |Oneindia News

Veena George takes charge as the new Kerala Health Minister| Pinarayi Vijayan Cabinet |Oneindia News 01:49

Journalist-turned- politician Veena George is at the helm of Kerala's Health Ministry in the second Pinarayi Vijayan cabinet, replacing KK Shailaja at a time when the state is witnessing an unprecedented Covid-19 surge. Veena George is a two-time legislator who represents Aranmula constituency in the...

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