Manohar Gopalkrishna Prabhu Parrikar (conceived 13 December 1955) is an Indian legislator from the Bharatiya Janata Party who has been Chief Minister of Goa since 14 March 2017. Beforehand he was Chief Minister of Goa from 2000 to 2005 and from 2012 to 2014.
Parrikar joined the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) at a youthful age and turned into a mukhya shikshak (boss teacher) in the last a long time of his tutoring. Subsequent to moving on from IIT, he continued RSS work in Mapusa while keeping up a private business and turned into a sanghchalak (nearby executive) at 26 years old. He was dynamic in the RSS's North Goa unit, turning into a key coordinator of the Ram Janmabhoomi development. He was favored by RSS to the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) with the target of battling the Maharashtrawadi Gomantak Party.Parrikar has frequently communicated significant pride in his RSS foundation, saying that he learned "teach, progressiveness, sexual orientation balance, uniformity of all under the watchful eye of the law, patriotism and social obligation from the RSS". He is now and again portrayed as having been a pracharak of the RSS. Regularly viewed as the CM of the lodge.
As an individual from the BJP, Parrikar was chosen to the Legislative Assembly of Goa in 1994. He was a pioneer of the resistance from June to November 1999. He effectively challenged the race to end up noticeably Chief Minister of Goa out of the blue on 24 October 2000, yet his residency kept going just until 27 February 2002. On 5 June 2002, he was re-chosen and served another term as Chief Minister.
On 29 January 2005, his legislature was diminished to a minority in the Assembly after four BJP MLAs surrendered from the House. Pratapsinh Rane of the Indian National Congress would along these lines supplant Parrikar as Chief Minister. In 2007, the Parrikar-drove BJP was crushed in the Goa state decisions by the Indian National Congress drove by Digambar Kamat. His party ended up noticeably successful by and by after the BJP and their party partners won twenty-four seats against the Indian National Congress' nine in the Goa Assembly Elections held in March 2012. In the 2014 General Elections, BJP won both the Lok Sabha situates in Goa. He was prevailing by Laxmikant Parsekar as Goa's CM. Parrikar had spoken to the Panaji voting demographic in the Goa Legislative Assembly when he was a player in the state governmental issues.
In November 2014, Parrikar was picked as the Minister of Defense supplanting Arun Jaitley, who, till at that point, held the extra charge of the Ministry.His passage into the parliament was encouraged by picking him as the party's contender for the chose Rajya Sabha to situate from Uttar Pradesh. He has since been credited with straightforward, proficient and quick basic leadership in what was till then idea of as a drowsy service. He has likewise opened up a few examinations concerning claimed tricks like AugustaWestland Chopper trick.
On March 14, 2017, Parrikar was confirmed as Chief Minister of Goa. The Maharashtra Gomantak Party (MGP), one of the parties who aligned with BJP in Goa after race comes about were declared, had said that it would stretch out help to the BJP just if Defense Minister Manohar Parrikar was taken back to the state as Chief Minister.