Shiv Sena MP Arvind Sawant named chairman of Maharashtra parliamentary panel


Mumbai: Shiv Sena MP Arvind Sawant was on Friday appointed chairman of a state-level parliamentary committee set as much as observe up pending proposals associated to Maharashtra with the central authorities.

As chief of the Maharashtra state parliamentary coordination committee, the Member of Parliament from South Mumbai will benefit from the rank of a Cabinet minister, in keeping with a press release issued by the Chief Minister’s Office right here.

Sawant, who was Minister for Heavy Industries within the Modi authorities from May 2019 to November 2019, could have his workplace at Maharashtra Sadan in New Delhi.

The determination to arrange the three-member committee was taken throughout a gathering of Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray with Members of Parliament from the state earlier than the beginning of the funds session late final month.