NRI Canadian federal innovation and science Minister Navdeep Bains Resigned from Trudeau Govt.
Los Angeles, January 11, 2021
Navdeep Bains, Canadian Minister of Innovation, Science, and Industry, announced he is stepping down from his post and will not run in the next federal election.
- My family is the most important thing in my life [and] they have sacrificed so much
- This last year has been hard on families and my daughters, who are in Grade 5 and Grade 8, have needed me more in the last year, and I’ve needed them too.
In his announcement, Bains cited wanting to spend more time with his family as the primary reason for his decision.
He will continue as MP for the riding of Mississauga-Malton until then.
According to our sources……who spoke on condition of anonymity because they were not authorized to speak publicly about the moves.
Bains announced that he would retire from politics after the next federal election, and resigned from the Cabinet effective January 12, 2021.
- On November 4, 2015, he was appointed the Minister of Innovation, Science and Economic Development.
- He represented the riding of Mississauga—Brampton South from 2004 to 2011.
- December 8, 2010- Bains Tables Motion on Mental Health in Canada
- December 01, 2010 - Bains Calls Immigration Delays ‘Totally Unacceptable’
- November 15, 2010 - Bains Speaks on Global Entrepreneurship Week
- September 27, 2010
-Liberals urge government to listen to Canadians on census
- Liberals demand answers on short-changed funding for new Canadians
- Liberals are working to strengthen small business
Ottawa, Jan 23, 2006: Elected
in Jan 23, 2006 Election
- Navdeep Bains LIB 27409 54.02%
Arnjeet Sangha CON 15556 30.66%
Nirvan Balkissoon NDP 5514 10.87%
Grace Yogaretnam GRN 1930 3.8%
Tim Sullivan ML 331 0.65%