Ministry will work to build a ‘New India’
Prahalad Singh Patel assumed charge as the Minister of State (Independent Charge) of Ministry of Culture, Government of India in New Delhi today.
The five-time MP, Shri Prahalad Singh Patel represents Damoh Lok Sabha Constituency in Madhya Pradesh. He has previously been member of many Parliamentary Committees in the 16th Lok Sabha. The 59 year old Minister takes interest in a wide range of social and cultural activities including preservation of Indian culture, development of rural areas, farmers’ welfare and promotion of sports.
Addressing media persons, soon after taking charge, the Minister said “Under the visionary leadership and guidance of our Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi, I am sure my Ministry will work to build a ‘New India’ by actively investing in strengthening our cultural roots and preserving civilizational continuity.”