Goa Chief Minister Pramod Sawant on Thursday mentioned the state cupboard has determined to offer everlasting standing of a cupboard minister to former chief minister Pratapsingh Rane.
Mr Rane is at the moment a Congress MLA representing Poriem Meeting section.
Speaking to reporters, Mr Sawant mentioned that the cupboard has determined to offer standing of a everlasting cupboard minister to Mr Rane, who’s a former chief minister and ex-speaker of the Goa legislative Meeting.
Our Authorities has determined to grant lifelong Cupboard standing to the senior most legislator, Shri Pratapsingh Rane ji, for his nice service to the State of Goa. He has held the topmost positions within the state because the Chief Minister and Speaker of Goa Legislative Meeting. 1/2 pic.twitter.com/K3qKbQ2vne
— Dr. Pramod Sawant (@DrPramodPSawant) January 6, 2022
The choice to accord him the honour was taken as Mr Rane has accomplished 50 years as a legislator within the Goa Meeting throughout the present tenure, he mentioned.
The chief minister additional mentioned the state cupboard had resolved that these individuals who’ve accomplished 50 years as MLA, and had been former chief ministers or former audio system, can be given such a standing sooner or later.
The 87-year-old MLA had been the chief minister for 4 phrases from 1987 until 2007 on totally different events.
Taking to Twitter, Mr Rane’s son, Vishwajit, who’s the state’s well being minister, mentioned, “I’m grateful to the Hon’ble Chief Minister @DrPramodPSawant and the whole cupboard for in accordance a lifetime cupboard standing to my father Shri Pratapsingh Raoji Rane. There isn’t a higher option to honour his 50 years of public service as Chief Minister, Speaker and MLA.”
“This can be a very particular gesture. I thank Hon’ble CM @DrPramodPSawant for having conferred this recognition on my father. On behalf of the folks of Sattari and Usgao, I specific my gratitude to the Hon’ble Chief Minister and the whole cupboard,” he mentioned in one other tweet.