Shipping Minister Mansukh Mandaviya left out of all Cabinet committee including the one on Economic Affairs.
one of the important levers of the economy but the Union Minister who is independent in charge of the crucial
ministry Mr Mansukh Mandivya does not find a place even as a Special Invitee in
any of the Cabinet committees including the Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs
announced by the government on June sixth. That he has not been assigned the
status of a Cabinet minister could be an explanation for exclusion but the
ministry he held is so crucial driver of the economy to be left out of the
mainstream decision making, say the shipping experts here
The experts here
are concerned whether their economic activity will get a boost in the next five
years by the incumbent government if the omission of their Minister from
crucial Cabinet Committees is any indication.
does not find a place in any of the Cabinet committees including the one on Investment
and growth and Employment and Skill development besides the committee on Economic
powerful Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs will be headed by Prime Minister
and includes Home Minister Amit Shah, Defense minister Rajnath Singh, Transport
minister Nitin Gadkari, Finance minister Nirmala Sitaraman, Railways and
Commerce Minister Piyush Goyal, External affairs minister Dr Subramanyam
Jaishankar, Chemicals and Fertilizers minister Sadanand Gowda, Agriculture and Rural development minister
Narendra Singh Tomar. Communications and Information technology minister Ravi
Shankar Prasad, Food processing minister Harsimrat Kaur and Minister of State
for Petroleum and Natural gas Dharmendra Pradhan.