LG condoles unfortunate demise of Union Minister

Port Blair
18 May 2017

The Lt Governor, Prof Jagdish Mukhi has condoled the unfortunate demise of Mr Anil Madhav Dave, Minister of State, Independent Charge of Environment, Forest and Climate Change in Govt. of India. He was a devoted public servant and one of most respected political personality and statesmen of the country.
Mr Dave was born on 6 July 1956 in the city of Badnagar, in Madhya Pradesh and was a Member of Parliament in the Rajya Sabha since 2009. He was appointed as the Minister of State (MoS) Independent Charge of Environment, Forest and Climate Change in the Central Government on 5 July 2016. With his passing away, the country has lost a distinguished parliamentarian, seasoned politician and a charismatic leader.