Vishwajit Rane

Goa LoP Michael Lobo, wife booked for land filling, tree-cutting: Minister Vishwajit Rane

Goa Town and Country Planning Minister Vishwajit Rane said the incident took place in Parra village in North Goa district, while Michael Lobo denied the allegations.

published on : 2nd May 2022

Goa Minister Vishwajit Rane rules out declaring Mahadayi sanctuary, surrounding areas as tiger reserve

Goa Forest Minister Vishwajit Rane ruled out the possibility of declaring Mahadayi Wildlife Sanctuary and its surrounding protected areas as tiger reserve.

published on : 15th April 2022

Pramod Sawant clear favourite as BJP to announce next Goa CM on Monday

Besides Sawant, the names of BJP MLA and former state health minister Vishwajit Rane, and Himachal Pradesh Governor Rajendra Arlekar, who hails from Goa, are being discussed for the CM's post.

published on : 21st March 2022

New Goa government to be formed soon? Pramod Sawant, Vishwajit Rane meet Amit Shah

BJP sources confirmed that in the recent past, Rane had expressed his desire for the CM's post.

published on : 20th March 2022

Pramod Sawant to take over as Goa CM yet again as he edges past party colleague Vishwajit Rane

Rane, moreover, was with the Congress before he joined the BJP in 2017 after the grand old party failed to form the government in Goa.

published on : 18th March 2022

Vishwajit Rane to be the new Goa CM? BJP leader meets Governor, sets rumour mill rolling

Rane has been projecting himself as a contender for the post of Goa chief minister after the BJP won 20 of the total 40 seats in the recent elections, sources said.

published on : 13th March 2022

Day after poll results, Goa cabinet decides to recommend dissolution of Assembly on March 14

Talking to reporters after the meeting, state Revenue Minister Jeniffer Monserratte said the cabinet will also be dissolved on Monday.

published on : 11th March 2022

Ranes and Monserrattes: Two couples in BJP's list of candidates for Goa polls

Deputy chief minister Chandrakant Kavlekar's wife Savitri, also a ticket aspirant, did not figure in the list and later announced that she would contest as an independent.

published on : 20th January 2022

Goa minister asks Congress to apologise over SEZ allegations, aims Trinamool barb at Rahul Gandhi

Vishwajit Rane, who hold the industries portfolio in the state cabinet besides health, said in a video message that he would file a defamation case against Chodankar if an apology was not received.

published on : 20th December 2021

Goa: BJP rules out change in leadership, says Congress playing to gallery

The Congress, which is the single-largest party with 16 MLAs, has staked claim to form the government in the coastal state.

published on : 20th September 2018

Goa government firm on state-run hospitals charging outstation patients: Health Minister Vishwajit Rane

Despite criticism, the BJP-led Goa government is committed to charging outstation patients availing facilities at state-run medical facilities, Health Minister Vishwajit Rane said on Saturday.

published on : 28th October 2017

No ID proof, no treatment: Goa Health Minister Vishwajit Rane

Goa Health Minister Vishwajit Rane on Saturday said that people in Goa will not be treated in hospitals if they do not show a valid ID proof.

published on : 28th October 2017