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Don’t Judge Me By My Clothes: Parrikar Responds to Critics on His Dressing Sense

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PANAJI: Responding to recurring criticism of his dressing feeling, Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar on Sunday questioned his critics not to choose him on the basis of the clothes he wears but on his functionality.

Parrikar was talking at a perform in Panaji organised by the Goa device of the Bharatiya Janata Party to rejoice the previous Goa chief minister’s sixtieth birthday.

“Why choose individuals from the clothing they wear? I have not joined the military. I have not joined the navy. I have not joined the air force. To join that is difficult, it is less complicated to join politics,” Parrikar stated.

The defence minister said he has received several communications from retired army officials asking him to dress in a more official bandhgala for official features of his ministry.

“Many retired military officials compose to me, telling me to use the bandhgala, which I use abroad, at functions. I wear it there since I symbolize India, for that reason, I dress in a formal dress. Why put on it for a function of my possess office,” Parrikar stated.

The minister, who has not often veered from his staple tucked-out shirt, trousers and sandals avatar as main minister of Goa, also said that as soon as he was criticised after an finish of his shirt slipped out of the sweater.

“Someone criticised me simply because an conclude of my shirt was sticking out of my sweater which I had worn since of the cold in Delhi. They revealed a photograph of the shirt sticking out. I asked if an stop of my shirt does stick out, does it make me weaker even though going following terrorists,” Parrikar stated.

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No Plans to Retire: Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar

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NEW DELHI: Defence minister Manohar Parrikar on Monday said he has no programs of retiring soon and that he will go again to Goa only after ending the activity presented by Prime Minister Narendra Modi. 

His comment came subsequent media stories which quoted him as saying that he is planning to retire as he will switch sixty on December thirteen. 

“My statement has been misinterpreted and twisted. I did not make any such assertion on retirement,” he mentioned. 

Parrikar, who has served as Goa main minister thrice, tweeted, “At the age of 60, usually people feel of retirement and perhaps I would have also. But I experienced to take larger duties at Centre & I assure you that I will come again only right after ending the job I am offered”. 

The BJP leader, who accomplished one 12 months as defence minister this thirty day period, has an tremendous process prior to him — to have ahead the modernization programme of the armed forces and to streamline the procurement process in a rapidly and transparent fashion.

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