Advertisement

Lobo’s statement against Former CM affected his cabinet ranking

Micheal Lobo Pramod Sawant
CM Pramod Sawant and Michael Lobo
Share
Share
Share
Share
Share
Share
Share
Share
Share
Share

Chief Minister, Pramod Sawant disrated Minister Michael Lobo to the last position in the cabinet ministers list due to his recent statement against the Former Chief Minister, late Manohar Parrikar. 

Lobo stated that Parrikar had not taken anyone into confidence before allowing app-based taxi services GoaMiles which irked the BJP hence the demotion. 

Lobo stood on the seventh position but now after his statement, he is ranked twelfth in the cabinet ministers list.

The portfolios among the ministers remain the same whereas the CM has made changes in the seniority list.

Water Resources Minister Felipe Neri Rodrigues has been disrated from the sixth to the ninth position while Health Minister Vishwajit Range has been elevated from the ninth to the sixth position.

Transport Minister Mauvin Godinho has been promoted to the fourth position from the eight position. Jennifer Monserrate who was at the fourth position now ranks tenth. 

Environment Minister, Nilesh Cabral and Public Works Minister, Deepak Pauskar have both been promoted from their earlier position which are; from the eleventh rank to the eight rank and from the twelfth rank to the eleventh rank, respectively. 

Urban Development Minister, Milind Naik has also been promoted to the seventh position from the tenth position. 

Art and Culture Minister, Govind Gaude has maintained his position at the fifth rank.

Deputy Chief Ministers, Chandrakant Kavlekar and Manohar Ajgaonkar have also maintained their positions at second and third rank, respectively and the cabinet list being led by Chief Minister Pramod Sawant. 

Share
Share
Share
Share
Share
Share
Share
Share
Share
Share

Also Read...

Drug Overdose

Hyderabad Tourist Gets Admitted To GMC After Consuming Narcotic Substance

After Sonali Phogat’s case was breaking the headlines, Goa police and Anti-narcotics Cell arrested many youths and main drug peddlers in different cases across the state. Recently a tourist from Hyderabad who had come to Goa for his vacation was admitted to GMC on Tuesday after he complained of uneasiness following consumption of a narcotic substance.

Read More »
Vishwajit Rane

Goa Minister Vishwajit Rane Scrapes Controversial Zoning Amendments

Goa’s government has scrapped the draft building rules that would have paved the way for golf courses, film cities, and yoga center setups in Goa. Town and country planning minister Vishwajit Rane on Monday initially announced that he would keep the contentious norms in abeyance but backed down in the face of protests.

Read More »
Cyclist Dies After Hit By Kadamba Bus

A Cyclist Dies After Hit by Kadamba Bus at Chimbel Old Goa

In an unfortunate situation, a cyclist died on the spot. This incident took place on Chimbel-Old Goa road. The cyclist identified as Devu Mardolkar died on the spot when he was crushed under the tyre of Kadamba Transport Corporation’s Bus at the accident-prone Chimbel-Old Goa junction on Friday morning.

Read More »