ACB files FIR against Goa Leader of Opposition Chandrakant Kavlekar, wife in disproportionate assets case

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Leader of Opposition in the Goa Assembly and Congress MLA Chandrakant Kavlekar and his wife Savitri, were booked by the the Anti-Corruption Bureau (ACB) in a disproportionate assets case dating back to 2013. ACB conducted raids at the house and offices of the duo today. Superintendent of Police (ACB) Bosco George, told reporters that, an FIR has been filed against Kavlekar…

BJP criticises article in Church bulletin that compares it to the Nazis

The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has criticised a political article in the recent issue of Renovação bulletin which is published by the Archdiocese of Goa and Daman. The party has alleged that the article was meant to hurt it’s prospects in the recently concluded by-elections in Panaji and Valpoi assembly constituency. The party further said that it…

Manohar Parrikar and Vishwajeet Rane sweep the by-polls with a big margin

The two Bhartiya Janata Party (BJP) candidates have won the by-polls with a big margin. Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar has won in Panaji constituency with a margin of over 4,000 votes, while Health Vishwajeet won the Valpoi constituency with a margin of over 10,000 votes. By-poll results: (Panaji) (Valpoi) Victory to boost morale The by-poll…

Goa sees a 75 per cent voter turnout in the assembly by-polls

Assembly by-polls in Goa

The two assembly constituencies of Panaji and Valpoi that went to by-polls in Wednesday witnessed a 75 percent voter turnout. The Bhartiya Janata Party (BJP )and the Indian National Congress (INC) have both claimed victory in the two seats. There was a minor altercation in each constituency besides which the poll was peaceful. The polling…

Goa CM falls victim to ‘fake news’, BJP files complaint with the EC

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A complaint with the Election Commission (EC) and the Goa police has been registered by the Bhartiya Janata Party (BJP) against unknown persons in regards to sharing a fake news report quoting Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar. The fake news report quotes Parrikar to have allegedly said that he will return to the centre as…

Congress Chief alleges, “Parrikar did not even know about the surgical strikes”

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Goa Congress president Shantaram Naik has alleged that Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar while he was India’s Defence Minister, was unaware of surgical strikes against Pakistan until they happened. Naik also alleged that “Parrikar quit the central ministry because he could not handle the pressure”. Parrikar is currently fighting a by-poll from the Panaji Assembly constituency to…

Parrikar visits Mahalaxmi temple and the Immaculate Conception Church before filing his nomination from Panaji

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Chief Minister Manohar Parrrikar has filed his nominations from Panaji constituency for the by-polls to be held on August 23. He was accompanied by a large number of his supporters when he went to file his nomination at the election office today. Before filing his nomination, Parrikar visited the Mahalaxmi temple and the Immaculate Conception…

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