Suresh Amonkar is confirmed dead at the age of 68.
Suresh was best known as a Indian politician.
Suresh Amonkar
Member of Goa Legislative Assembly
In office
2012–2017
Succeeded byPost de-established
ConstituencyPale
Personal details
Born
Suresh Amonkar

(1952-05-15) 15 May 1952 (age 68)
Amona, Goa
NationalityIndian
Political partyGoa Suraksha Manch
Other political
affiliations
Bharatiya Janata Party
FatherKuso Amonkar
ResidenceSanquelim, Goa
EducationM.B.B.S.
Alma materGoa Medical College
ProfessionMedical Practitioner
Suresh Kuso Amonkar was an Indian politician. He was elected to the Goa Legislative Assembly from Pale in the 1999 and 2002 Goa Legislative Assembly election as a member of the Bharatiya Janata Party. He was Minister of Health, Social Welfare, and Labour & Employment in Francisco Sardinha cabinet from 1999 to 2000 then Minister of Health, Labour & Employment, and Factories and Boilers in First Manohar Parrikar cabinet. He lost the 2007 Goa Legislative Assembly election to the Congress, he ran as an independent candidate in 2012 as the party had allotted the ticket to youth leader Pramod Sawant and he lost the election. He joined rebel RSS leaders Subhash Velingkar's Goa Suraksha Manch in November 2016 and was allotted Sanquelim seat in the 2017 Goa Legislative Assembly election where he received 3,831 votes and came third.
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