Srinagar: PDP leader and MLA Amira Kadal, Srinagar, Syed Muhammad Altaf Bukhari on Friday was assigned the portfolio of education ministry.
Earlier in the day Bukhari was inducted into the cabinet.
With the induction of Bukhari, the Mehbooba Mufti led government made minor reshuffle in the portfolios of some of the ministries.
Naeem Akhtar who was education ministry in the PDP-BJP coalition, has been given the charge of Public Works ministry.
Ab Rahmaan Veeri has been given, Revenue, Disaster Management, Relief Rehabilitation & Reconstruction and Parliamentary Affairs ministries while Syed Basharat Bukhari has been given Horticulture portfolio.