Assembly elections in Goa was held on 4 February 2017. on 11 March 2017 result was announced. The Goa Vidhan Sabha (Goa Legislative Assembly) consists of 40 members (MLA), and these members are elected for five years. Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), Maharashtrawadi Gomantak Party (MGP) and Goa Forward Party (GFP) coalition formed the Government under the leadership of Manohar Parrikar on 14 March 2017. Manohar Parrikar took charge as the new Chief Minister of Goa on 14 March 2016.
The Government of Goa consists of 10 cabinet ministers. The Cabinet of the state of Goa forms the executive branch of the Government of Goa.
There are two types of the minister in Goa state government, which is determined by the position or grade. The superior or primary being Cabinet Ministers “Cabinet Minister” and the junior or secondary being “minister of State”.
The following is a list of the ministers (state cabinet) in the Goa Government. The list contains ministers and their Portfolios, political party, constituency
|No||Minister Name||Ministries / Portfolios||Political Party||Constituency|
|2||Francis D’Souza||Urban Development||BJP||Mapusa|
|4||Sudin Dhavalikar||Public Works Department (PWD)||MGP||Marcaim|
|6||Vijai Sardesai||Town and Country Planning||GFP||Fatorda|
|7||Vinod Palienkar||Water Resources||GFP||Siolim|
|8||Jayesh Salgaonkar||Housing with Housing Board||GFP||Saligao|
|10||Govind Gawade||Art and Culture||Independent||Priol|