As Goa CM Parrikar’s Health Worsens, BJP Plans ‘Transit Phase’

Amid Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar’s deteriorating health, the BJP on Sunday, 17 March said it is “already thinking on Goa political transit phase” even as the party asserted that the state government was “stable”.

Parrikar’s health deteriorated on Saturday, 16 March sparking hectic political activities across parties in the coastal state. He is suffering from a pancreatic ailment,

MLAs and core committee members of Goa BJP, on Saturday met to discuss the political situation.

The Congress party on Saturday, 16 March, staked claim to form the government in Goa, saying that the incumbent BJP-led state government, under Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar, has lost the strength of the House.

Updated: March 17, 2019 — 8:12 am