Manoj Tiwary. (Source: Twitter)

Former Bengal captain Manoj Tiwary has been named in Bengal’s 21-member Ranji Trophy squad on Monday.

The right-handed batsman is also a minister of Bengal in sports and youth affairs in the Mamata Banerjee-led government.

Squad: Abhimanyu Easwaran (c), Manoj Tiwary, Sudip Chatterjee, Anustup Majumdar, Abhishek Raman, Sudip Gharami, Abishek Das, Writtick Chatterjee, Ritwik Roy Chowdhury, Abhishek Porel, Shahbaz Ahmed, Sayan Sekhar Mondal, Akash Deep, Ishan Porel, Mukesh Kumar, Kazi Junaid Saifi, Sakir Habib Gandhi, Pradipta Pramanik, Geet Puri, Nilakantha Das and Karan Lal.