Panaji- After sudden demise of Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parriker on sunday today his follower Pramod Sawanta sworn as the CM of Goa. Goa Governor Mridula Sinha administered the oath and secrecy at Rajbhawan in a simple program.
Along with another 20 minister joined the cabinet. Ramakrishna Dhavlikar of Maharastrawadi Gomantak Party (MGP) and Vijai Sardesai of Goa Forward Party (GFP) sworn as deputy chief minister.
Pramod Sawanta is a follower of former CM Parriker and former speaker of Goa Assembly. He elected from Sankhelim of North Goa. He is the 11th CM of Goa. After his appointment BJP President Amit Shah and central minister Nitin Gadakari congratulate him.
He will give his floor test on wednesday. Now Goa Assembly members number is 36 of 40.