MANIKRAO GAVIT

  • Manikrao Gavit appointed protem Speaker in LS June 1, 2009

    New Delhi: Seniormost Lok Sabha member Manikrao Gavit of Congress has been appointed as Protem Speaker by President Pratibha Patil. A nineterm Member of Parliament, 75yearold Gavit will perform the duties of the Speaker till the election of a new Speaker on June 3. Gavit was administered oath by the President at...
  • Gavit turns MHA into 'tourist spot' November 7, 2006

    New Delhi: The prestigious North Block housing the Home Ministry briefly became a tourist spot on Tuesday as people from the constituency of Union Minister of State for Home, Manikrao Gavit, made a visit to his office. The wireless sets of the Central Industrial Security Force started buzzing with information on...
  • Union minister cleared of don nexus August 25, 2006

    New Delhi: Government on Friday gave a clean chit to Minister of State for Home Manikrao Gavit in alleged conversation with a jailed criminal, saying his voice did not match with that of the person in a tape aired by a TV channel. Home Minister Shivraj Patil told the Lok Sabha...