ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846
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NEW DELHI-Industrial Policy Confusions

NEW DELHI Industrial Policy Confusions B M GEORGE FERNANDES has swapped places in the Union cabinet and has taken charge of the portfolio of In dustry from Brijlal Verma. Verma had never been very comfortable with the Industry portfolio. He was catapulted into the Union cabinet as a substitute for Nana Deshmukh who had declined to join the cabinet when invited by the Prime Minister since he preferred to devote himself to organisational work in the Janata party. Deshmukh had nominated Brijlal Verma in his place from the Jan Sangh constituent of the Janata party.

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