Geetashree Oraon

  • Hemant Soren to complete his cabinet expansion today August 24, 2013

    Jharkhand Chief Minister Hemant Soren will complete his cabinet expansion on Saturday, officials said in Ranchi. HRD Minister and AICC Secretary Geetashree Oraon said, "Manan Malik, Yogendra Sao and Chandrasekhar Dubey alias Dadai Dubey (all Congress MLAs) are the ministerial candidates, who will take oath." Governor Syed Ahmed will administer the oath...
  • Locals must be given priority in govt jobs, says Geetashree Oraon August 10, 2013

    Jharkhand HRD Minister Geetashree Oraon on Saturday said educated locals should be entitled to government employment and not MGNREGA jobs. "My individual desire is that educated local people should be given priority in employment," Oraon told reporters in Ranchi. She cited examples as to how other states were giving their...
  • State to help talented sportsmen struggling to eke out a dignified living August 10, 2013

    Jharkhand Sports Department is mooting a plan to provide help to players who shone at national and international competitions but are struggling to eke out a dignified living. "We are planning to identify such players who are eligible for jobs. We would do everything to make their lives better," Sports Minister...