Ravindra Chavan replaces Prakash Mehta as Raigad guardian minister

Feb 07, 2018, 22:04 IST | PTI

Maharashtra Minister of State for Medical Education Ravindra Chavan has replaced Housing Minister Prakash Mehta as the Gaurdian Minister of Raigad district. A Government Resolution to this effect was issued today

 Ravindra-chavan

Maharashtra Minister of State for Medical Education Ravindra Chavan has replaced Housing Minister Prakash Mehta as the Gaurdian Minister of Raigad district. A Government Resolution to this effect was issued today.

Chavan is a two-time BJP legislator from Dombivali in Thane district and was inducted into the Devendra Fadnavis ministry in July 2016. He is the minister of state for Medical Education, Ports, Information Technology, Food and Civil supplies and Consumer protection. Last year, the Opposition had targetted Mehta over iregularities in Tardeo and Ghatkopar SRA projects.

In the Tardeo case, Mehta had in the file noted that Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis had been appraised before taking the decision.

Catch up on all the latest Mumbai, National and International news here

Download the new mid-day Android and iOS apps to get updates on all the latest and trending stories on the go The content/reporting displayed on our website www.mid-day.com is provided "AS-IS," "AS AVAILABLE, by us from third party, agencies, sources, without any verification from our side. It may contain error, bugs and other limitations. The reader's can rely on the content at their own will. Mid-day accepts no responsibility or liability for its dependability, trustworthiness, reliability, data, text, images, video, messages, or any other material whatsoever or for any claims/loss/action that the reader may suffer as a result of relying on the content on our site. Mid-day management/mid-day.com reserves the sole right to alter, delete or remove (without notice) the content in its absolute discretion for any reason whatsoever.

Trending Video

Mumbai man who created hijack scare to be out on no-fly list