Minister of Heavy Industries

Prakash Javadekar takes over as Minister of Heavy Industries

Prakash Javadekar said that I have been temporarily given the charge of the department and soon some full-time arrangement will be made. Javadekar has taken over the charge of the ministry as Shiv Sena leader Arvind Sawant resigned from the post earlier this week.
 

Nov 13, 2019, 17:20 PM IST

NCP calls Shiv Sena a `paper tiger` over `climbdown` on portfolio

With Shiv Sena MP Anant Geete finally assuming charge as Minister of Heavy Industries in Narendra Modi cabinet after `haggling` over "significance" of the portfolio, the NCP on Thursday termed the saffron party as a "paper tiger" who is shown the "right place" by its alliance partner BJP in allocation of berths.

May 29, 2014, 23:11 PM IST