Piyush Vedprakash Goyal is an Indian politician. He was born on 13 June 1964. He is the son of Late Shri Ved Prakash Goyal who had served as a Union Minister for shipping in the Atal Bihari Vajpayee cabinet. He is the currently serving as minister of Railways, Coal and Corporate Affairs in the Government of India. He was elevated to Cabinet Minister position on 3 September 2017. He is currently a Member of Parliament for Rajya Sabha from the state of Maharashtra and was earlier the National Treasurer of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP).He did his schooling from Don Bosco High School, Matunga. Also he is all-India second rank holder in Chartered Accountant and second rank holder in Law in Mumbai University. Piyush was a member of the Standing Committee on Finance and the Consultative Committee for the Ministry of Defence. He headed the BJP's Information Communication Campaign Committee and oversaw the publicity and advertising campaign of the party including the social media outreach for the Indian General Elections 2014. Mr. Goyal is the 2018 Carnot Prize Recipient for distinguished contributions to energy policy.read more
Commerce and Industry Minister Piyush Goyal during Indo-American investment series talk on June 25 said that US was largest trading partner but last year, it has now become the largest merchandise trading partner also.
Union Railway Minister Piyush Goyal immersed his mother Chandrakanta Goyal's ashes in Ramkund of Godavari river on June 8.
PM Modi took charge of the situation by announcing lockdown when the whole world was being ravaged by the coronavirus: Piyush Goyal
85 out of 145 trains were to run from Maharashtra till 6:00 PM today, of which only 27 could run. My request to the Maharashtra government again, please help us to take the poor laborers to their homes: Railway Minister Piyush Goyal
Railway Minister Piyush Goyal said that the Maharashtra government has demanded 145 trains from us, which we have accepted, but the state government is able to make migrants reach the station properly. The trains are standing empty and if the passengers are not been made available on time, then these trains will be canceled again.
145 Shramik Special trains planned for Maharashtra, state gave info on only 41 trains, says Railways. The railways accused the state of not providing details of the passengers, as a result of which many Shramik Special trains had to be cancelled.
In an exclusive interview to India TV Railway Minister Piyush Goyal slammed Maharashtra CM Uddhav Thackeray and called his statement on migrant tarins as baseless and unfortunate.
Did Maharashtra government arrange for migrant trains? Watch debate with Sushant Sinha
Locals queued at ticket counter of Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Terminus in Mumbai after Indian Railways allowed operation of reservation counters at selected stations.
The Union Railways Minister, Piyush Goyal on May 21 said that the West Bengal Government not actively cooperated with Railways Ministry to let migrant workers reached their home via special trains amid the coronavirus uncertainty.
While speaking to ANI amid coronavirus pandemic on May 16, the Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Bhupesh Baghel spoke on Union Railways Minister Piyush Goyal's statement.
Union Railways Minister Piyush Goyal spoke on 'shramik special' trains.
The Union Railways Minister Piyush Goyal spoke on economic relief package.
Jharkhand Chief Minister Hemant Soren on February 01 shared his views on the recently presented Union Budget 2020. He lambasted at the Centre by saying that the Union Budget is made to impress rich businessmen rather than helping the poor section.
NITI Aayog CEO Amitabh Kant on February 1 hailed the Union Budget 2020 by saying that it is development oriented.
Union Minister Piyush Goyal reacted over his visit to Davos for World Economic Forum, he said that investors are seeing India as the only country with potential for larger nvestment.
Union Minister for Commerce and Industry Piyush Goyal hits back at Congress leader Rahul Gandhi. The opposition leader called it a hallow budget.
Union Minister for Commerce and Industry Piyush Goyal reacted over Union Budget 2020 and said that this is a balanced Budget.
In terms steps against corruption, we have stepped into a new era of transparency: Piyush Goyal.
Union Budget 2019: India is the 6th largest economy in the world today: Piyush Goyal