SHRI R K SINGH TAKES OVER AS THE NEW MINISTER OF STATE (I/C) FOR POWER AND NEW & RENEWABLE ENERGY
Shri Raj Kumar Singh took over as the new Minister of State (I/C) for Power and New & Renewable Energy. Speaking to media after assuming his office, Shri Singh said that there is lot of dynamism in both the Power and Renewable Energy Ministries which will be continued. Shri Singh said, that he would meet all standards of performance set by his predecessor and new Railway Minister Shri Piyush Goyal in the Ministries of Power and Renewable Energy. The country is now energy surplus and the vision of the Ministries has been defined by his predecessor, Shri Singh added. He assured Shri Goyal that the good work started by him will be completed and the Prime Minister’s vision will be realized.
Shri Goyal said that the officials in Ministries as well as in its PSUs want to cross limitless boundaries. The PSUs are very committed. Talking about Shri Singh, Shri Goyal said that he has always been concerned about providing electricity to all homes and under his leadership now the Power and New & Renewable Energy Ministries will achieve new benchmarks of performance and targets.