Out of the 56 ministers in the newly formed Cabinet of Prime Minister Narendra Modi, 51 are crorepatis, with Harsimrat Kaur Badal -- Shiromani Akali Dal MP from Bathinda in Punjab -- being the richest with assets over Rs 217 crore and…
Pratap Chandra Sarangi drew the maximum cheers from the crowd when he stood up to take pledge as Minister of State at the oath-taking ceremony of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's new government on Thursday.
Patnaik tweeted, "Congratulate @dpradhanbjp ji and @pcsarangi ji on being sworn in as Union ministers. Wish you success in living upto the aspirations of every single Indian and presenting the voice of #Odisha at Center"
Pratap Chandra Sarangi, a first-time Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MP from Balasore in Odisha, said agriculture, tourism, education and employment were his priorities as the representative of the people.
Pratap Sarangi is one of the most promising leaders of the BJP in Odisha. The two-time MLA from Nilagiri, is often seen rubbing shoulders with Prime Minister Narendra Modi, whenever the latter is on a trip to the State.
While senior BJP leader and Union Tribal Affairs Minister Jual Oram recently stated that BJP’s Odisha poster boy and Union Petroleum Minister Dharmendra Pradhan will be the Chief Minister face of the saffron party in 2019 election, another…
BJP’s Odisha in-charge Arun Singh today, putting an end to all the speculations regarding the change of guard in State BJP, said that the party will contest the 2019 general elections under the leadership of Basant Panda.