Tag: Piyush Goyal


Lok Sabha polls: In bellwether Mumbai seat, mantri Goyal in ‘connect’ mode | India News – Times of India

MUMBAI: Coaxing hawkers lining the streets of a suburb to apply for micro-credit through the PM SVANidhi scheme may be an entirely different proposition from negotiating tariffs and duties with the European Union. But Piyush Goyal is not letting his inexperience show.With such high-profile portfolios as commerce, trade, industry, food and consumer affairs, Goyal is spending much of his time now crisscrossing the bylanes of Mumbai’s northern areas, finding ways to connect with voters.Looking for the common touch, Goyal visits slums to promise pucca houses, listens to fisherwomen air concerns about rising costs of fuel and ice, and meets residents of old buildings seeking NOCs for redevelopment from defence installations nearby.On a recent tour of the coastal Manori-Gorai belt, separated ...

BJP is confident to win over 400 seats: Piyush Goyal 

Union Minister and Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) candidate from Mumbai North Lok Sabha constituency, Piyush Goyal along with party leaders and supporters during the Namo Rath Yatra for the Lok Sabha Polls, at Borivali, in Mumbai on May 8, 2024. | Photo Credit: ANI Union Minister Piyush Goyal, who has handled several portfolios such as Ministry of Commerce and Industry, Railways, Finance, Consumer Affairs, Food and Public Distribution, textiles and more, is all set to contest the Lok Sabha election 2024. The BJP candidate contesting from the Mumbai North seat is campaigning extensively every day. In an interview with The Hindu, Mr. Goyal said the election is going to be an easy clean sweep for the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in all the seats in Maharashtra.  In your three decades of pol...