Imphal, Jan 13 (Agencies): Manipur Chief Minister Okram Ibobi Sing reallocated portfolios among ministers in his Secular Progressive Front Government whose term will end in February, next year.

Official sources said on Thursday, that as per a notification issued on Wednesday, former civil supply minister Y Erabot would now hold the charge of the commerce and industry ministry while former education minister L Jayenta would look after the medical portfolio.

Irrigation and flood control minister N Biren will hold the additional charge of food and civil supply while the education department has been given to the present science and technology minister D D Thaisi.

The sources said as per the notification, former medical minister Ph Parijat would hold charge of the agriculture department which was taken away from the social welfare minister, N Loken.

They said there were some minor changes in the portfolios of some other ministers and added that those portfolios which remained to be distributed would be looked after by the Chief Minister.