Panaji: Former Dy. CM Dayanand Narvekar has joined the Aam Aadmi Party today. Dayanand Narvekar a 5 time MLA has been a former CM Finance Minister and Goa’s youngest Speaker apart from holding many Cabinet posts in the past. Narvekar is a huge joining for AAP which has been growing daily and attracted crowds of 1000s of Goenkars daily in their Rozgar Yatras.
A 5 time MLA NArvekar was first voted to power from the Thivim constituency from 1977–1989. He served as the Speaker of the Assembly from 1985 to 1989. He has functioned as the Law Minister, Labour & Employment Minister Housing Board, Urban Development Minister. He is known for having under taken developmental works in Tivim, Aldona & Porvorim and has a huge following in Goa. As the Law Minister, he started the court Nayayalayas in every taluka and the district court in both the districts. Narvekar feels that Arvind Kejriwal’s ‘Jobs for all Goans’ campaign resonates with his own vision for Goa as during his tenure as Labour & Employment Minister, he brought schemes like one job per family. Narvekar believes that only AAP can bring change and help Goan Youth get jobs.
Adv. Surel Tilve, Vice President, AAP & Ponda Assembly Incharge welcomed and introduced Dayanand Narvekar “It is a great privilege to have Dayanand Narvekar, who holds years of experience in governance. His experience will be a great asset to AAP”.
“The AAP is a well-structured party which was appealing. AAP’s work is well known both nationally and internationally. AAP has created only positive impressions. Whoever you ask always praise AAP. AAP did a lot of good work during the Pandemic. I was very impressed by the schemes and works carried out in Delhi which Arvind Kejriwal showed me. I was impressed that such work can be done at the scale of which Kejriwal has done. ” said Dayanand Narvekar. “if we talk just about the work in education, Kejriwals Govt schools are considered the best in the country even when compared to private schools where students are actually being able to participate and grow in careers and competitive exams. His Healthcare model is internationally renowned. The Kejriwal Model will work wonders in Goa.I’m thankful for AAP for having given me a platform to work and be of service for the next 5 years”. added Narvekar
“I am very happy today that someone who has worked for so many years has today decided to join AAP. Narvekar is a great orator and has huge following in Goa. I look forward to working closely with him” said Mahadev Naik, AAP Sr Vice President
Also present were Pratima Coutinho, Vice President AAP, Capt. Venzy Viegas, Benaulim Incharge & National Executive Member AAP & Valmiki Naik, Spokesperson, AAP.