Panaji(15/3/17) Manohar Parrikar was on Tuesday sworn in as the Goa chief minister for the fourth time. On Monday he resigned as the Defence Minister.
Nine ministers took oath as ministers in Parrikar cabinet.
Nine ministers were also sworn in during the ceremony, namely Sudin Dhavalikar and Manohar Azgaonkar of the Maharashtrawdi Gomantak Party, Vijai Sardesai, Vinod Palienkar and Jayesh Salgaonkar of the Goa Forward, Francis D’Souza, Pandurang Madkaikar of the BJP and Independent legislators Govind Gawde and Rohan Khaunte.
Amit Shah, Nitin Gadkari, Venkaiah Naidu and other senior BJP leaders were also presented at Goa Raj Bhavan for Manohar Parrikar’s swearing-in ceremony.