MGP unhappy with the functioning of BJP-led Goa government

The Maharashtrawadi Gomantak Party (MGP) President, Deepak Dhavlikar, has informed that some members of his party are upset with the functioning of the BJP-led Goa government. The MGP has three members in the assembly and two of them are holding important portfolios in the Manohar Parrikar cabinet. Dhavlikar has said that MGP will adopt a wait-and-watch…

Congress urges Goa government to conduct impact studies before nationalising the rivers

nationalising Goas rivers

Goa Congress president Shantaram Naik on Saturday demanded the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)-led coalition government to conduct studies that asses the environmental and social impact of nationalisation of rivers in the state before nationalising them. Naik while speaking to the reporters cautioned that nationalisation of state’s six rivers would spell doom for the communities living along its banks. “What will…

MGP to support BJP in RS polls and assembly by-polls but to contest the 2019 Lok Sabha election

Maharashtrawadi Gomantak Party (MGP) has revealed that it will support the Bhartiya Janata Party (BJP) candidate, Vinay Tendulkar in the upcoming Rajya Sabha elections. Besides, the party will also support the BJP in Valpoi and Panaji by-polls. Party President Deepak Dhavlikar revealed on Saturday. “Our party will support BJP candidate for the Rajya Sabha election….

GFP and MGP assure the stability of the government

Recently political circles were abuzz with the news that Congress is trying to form an alternate government with the support of regional parties. However, yesterday the Bhartiya Janata Party  (BJP), Maharashtrawadi Gomantak Party  (MGP) and Goa Forward Party  (GFP) have assured that the coalition government will survive it full term. Three alliance partners confirmed the stability…