New Delhi. Shripad Naik is again with Ayush Ministry as Minister of State (Inde). He has plans to focus on completing the ongoing projects faster. “I will also embark on new plans for yoga and alternative medicine.”, said Mr Naik to reporters, “A lot has been done in last five years.Now, our main aim is to reach every house through Yoga, Ayurveda and other means of Ayush. Although we have a very low budget , we will continue to work hard on infra level. We had written to the PM for the allocation of Rs.5000 Crores in budget.”
Naik was thankful to Prime Minister Narendra Modi for appointing him also as Minister of State for Defence. MP from North Goa,Naik is 1952 born, an old timer of BJP clan. Educated at Bombay University, Mumbai and Goa University. From Sarpanch of Village Panchayat, Durbhat to General Secretary of Goa BJP in 1988, he has risen to national executive of BJP and President of Goa BJP. Member, Goa Legislative Assembly to Union Ministries, he has a rich list of experience.