Bhubaneswar, May 20:
Among the new faces Yogendra Behera would get a Cabinet berth while Sanjay Dasburma, Ashok Panda, Prafulla Mallick, Snehangini Chhuria, Pranab Prakash Das, Sudam Marandi and Pradip Panigrahi will be ministers of state, the sources said.
Former ministers Atanu Sabyasachi Nayak, Ramesh Majhi and Arun Sahu will also get the minister of state rank in Naveen Patnaik’s council of ministers.
Former ministers Devi Prasad Mishra, Damodar Rout, Badrinarayan Patra, Usha Devi, Bijayshree Routray, Bikram Keshari Arukh, Pradip Maharathy, Lalbihari Himirika and Puspendra Singhdeo will be inducted as Cabinet ministers in the government.
Speaker Pradip Amat will get a cabinet berth as well.
All the leaders have confirmed of getting phone invites from the party supremo to be part of the ministry.