Sher Bahadur Deuba cabinet has appointed Mr. Prem Bahadur Ale as minister of Culture, Tourism, and Civil Aviation today.
Deuba had earlier appointed only five ministers and one minister of state. The size of the cabinet has been increased to 25 by appointing additional ministers and ministers of state on Friday. He and his ruling coalition leaders were criticized for saying that the long-running cabinet failure affected the government’s performance. On the 88th day of the formation of the government under his leadership, Deuba expanded the Council of Ministers with a change of responsibilities.