Mandrem: The newly inducted BJP leader and former Congressman Dayanand Sopte today told his supporters that the saffron party has promised him Ministry in the State Cabinet next month.
Sopte also said that till the time he is inducted in Cabinet, he will be given charge as chairman of Goa Tourism Development Corporation (GTDC).
Sopte was speaking while addressing his supporters in Mandrem. This was his first meeting with workers after being resigned as Congress MLA on October 16.
During the meeting Sopte said that he has been assured by the party support of former MLA Laxmikant Parsekar and the alliance partners-MGP and Goa Forward Party during the by elections.
“I joined BJP only for development of the constituency and to ensure jobs to my people,” he told supporters.
He said that during his meeting with BJP state leaders and Amit Shah he demanded jobs for the people, development, Ministry and support from BJP workers and Parsekar.