Bharatiya Janata Party leader from Madhya Pradesh Jyotiraditya Scindia has been appointed as the new civil aviation minister of India.
Scindia is among the prominent new faces that have been inducted into the Modi cabinet in today's major overhaul.
Sources say Jyotiraditya Scindia was given the Civil Aviation Ministry as the top BJP leadership believes that the civil aviation sector needs a young, fresh, dynamic face that can take forward the needs of the country in the context of New India.
"Jyotiraditya Scindia will bring in new energy and new ides to make this sector dynamic and keep up pace with the changing post-COVID world," a source said.
This is a breaking news, more details are awaited.