Politics Parshottam Rupala: PM Modi inducts Gujarat BJP's rustic leader as Minister of State Updated : May 30, 2019 10:56 PM IST Prime Minister Narendra Modi inducts Gujarat politician Parshottam Rupala as the Union Minister of State. Parshottam Rupala comes off as a typically rustic grassroots politician. Parshottam Rupala was elected as an MLA from Amreli for the first time in 1991. Subscribe to Moneycontrol PRO at just Rs.33/- per month for the first year. Use code SUPERPRO. Limited period offer. Available on Web and Android.