President Pranab Mukherjee accepted the the resignation of Shri Raosaheb Dadarao Danve, Minister of State in the Ministry of Consumer Affairs, Food and Public Distribution, from the Council of Ministers, of India, as advised by the Prime Minister, with immediate effect.
Danve resigned months after he was made Maharasthra BJP president keeping in the principle of ‘one-man, one-post’’. Danve the portfolio of Minister of State for Consumer Affairs, Food and Public Distribution.
He had replaced Maharashtra BJP president Devendra Fadnavis, who became the state chief minister after elections last year. Danve is a four-time member of Lok Sabha from Jalna in the Marathwada region.