New Delhi: Manohar Parrikar resigned and returned to Goa to be its Chief Minister. following this, Union finance minister Arun Jaitley took the additional charge of the Defence Ministry on Tuesday.

After the President accepted Manohar Parrikar’s resignation.

The position has been assigned for the situation, and the government is likely to suggest a name for the ministry after political scenario in Goa and Manipur settles down.