India Appoints new Chemicals Minister Mansukh L Mandaviya takes charge as Minister of State for Chemicals & Fertilizers
Mansukh L Mandaviya has taken charge as the Minister of State in the Ministry of Chemicals & Fertilizers in New Delhi. After assuming the charge, speaking to media persons, he said that in the last two years, there has been a dramatic improvement in the socio-economic conditions in the country.
New Delhi/India – On the issue of fertilizers, he said that it is now available abundantly and in time. He also said that he would work to improve the conditions of farmers and the common man. He said that he would strive to rise to the expectations of the visionary Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
Mandaviya has been a member of the Gujarat Legislative Assembly from 2002–2007. He had earlier been a member of the Committee on Petroleum & Natural Gas, National Welfare Board for Seafarers, Committee on Chemicals & Fertilizers and also a Member of Select Committee of Rajya Sabha on Real Estate (Regulation and Development) Bill. As a Gujarat lawmaker, he has served the state as chairman of Gujarat Agro Industries Corporation.