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Profile of Shri. Laxmikant Parsekar
Hon Chief Minister State of Goa

Full Name : Shri Laxmikant Parsekar
Constituency: Mandrem
State: Goa
Age: 58 Yrs
DOB: 4th Jul 1956
Place of Birth: Harmal
Political Party: Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)
Father Name: Shri. Yashwant Parsekar
Mother Name: Smt. Chandrabhaga Parsekar
Religion: Hindu
Marital Status: Married
Spouse: Smt. Smitha Parsekar
Children: Son-Rishikesh (alias Yeshwant), Daughter-Shambhavi
Educational Qualification: M.Sc., B.Ed
Profession before joining politics: He was the Principal of Harmal Panchakroshi Secondary School, Harmal.
Positions Held:
  • In 1989-1990: He was elected the Secretary, Bharatiya Janata Party in the Unit of Goa State.
  • 1994-1999: The General Secretary of the BJP.
  • 2000 to 2003 and 2010-2012: He was appointed the President of the BJP.
  • In June 2002: He was elected in the Fourth Legislative Assembly of the State of Goa.
  • In June 2007: He was elected to the fifth Legislative Assembly of the State of Goa.
  • In 2012: Health Minister of Goa State.
  • 08 Nov 2014 -sworn in as the new Chief Minister of Goa