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Manohar Parrikar to contest Panaji bypoll, says Goa BJP chief Vinay Tendulkar

The bypolls were necessitated due to resignations given by the BJP’s sitting MLA Siddharth Kuncolienkar and Congress’ Vishwajeet Rane, from Panaji and Valpoi seats, respectively. Kuncolienkar had resigned apparently to vacate the seat for Parrikar.

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Goa CM Manohar Parrikar congratulates Nitish Kumar, says Bihar back on growth path

Manohar Parrikar congratulated JD(U) leader Nitish Kumar for taking over as the chief minister of Bihar once again with the BJP’s support. “Under NDA government, Bihar will be back on development path,” he tweeted.

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Will ask Centre not to allow expansion of coal handling capacity: Manohar Parrikar

“We have reduced the current (coal handling) capacity by 25 per cent and we are prosecuting those who are exceeding the capacity,” Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar said.

Walkover for Manohar Parrikar? Babush Monserrate joins ruling Goa Forward, leaves Congress in the lurch

Babush’s joining is significant as him contesting against Manohar Parrikar could well pose a threat to a seat the BJP has been winning since the early 1990s.

No more permissions for casinos in Goa: Manohar Parrikar

In yet another announcement, Manohar Parrikar also said that the number of off shore casinos in Mandovi river would be capped to existing five vessels, which would be shifted to land in next three years. Parrikar also assured the House that the amendment to the Prevention of Gambling Act would be made during next assembly session.

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Strict action against policemen involved in criminal acts, says Manohar Parrikar

Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar on Monday informed the House that strict action will be taken against policemen involved in criminal acts like child abuse or are found drinking on duty. Parrikar said any policeman involved in child abuse, sexual acts, drinking on duty and encouraging use of drugs will not be spared by the […]

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Twenty-five per cent suicide cases in Goa due to stress and depression, says CM Manohar Parrikar

Depression, stress and frustration contributed to 25 per cent of the total suicide cases reported in the state since 2014, Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar told the state assembly early this week in reply to a question by Congress MLA Digambar Kamat.

Police avoid ‘confrontation’ as cases filed with various agencies: Manohar Parrikar

“The police force has changed and it is not what it used to be some 10-20 years ago. His (a police personnel’s) mental position today is that he is not ready to confront. The Police need to confront, need to be strict so that they can discipline citizens,” the CM said.

MoU on nationalisation of Goa rivers to be signed soon: Manohar Parrikar

Allaying fears of adverse impact on environment due to desilting of rivers as part of the nationalisation project, he said all works would be carried out only after Environment Impact Assessment (EIA) is conducted and approved. He said only navigation channels would be desilted, that too, if required.

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No FIR against Sadhvi Saraswati over beef consumption remarks: Manohar Parrikar

I would recommend the Government of India that those who consider it as a status symbol to eat the meat of one’s own mother (cow) should be hanged in public. Then only people will realise that it is our duty to protect ‘gau mata’,” Sadhvi Saraswati had reportedly said.

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Casino policy will be passed in monsoon session: Manohar Parrikar

“We had told them (Golden Globe Pvt Ltd, the ship’s owner) that you won’t be able to come to Mandovi river due to weather conditions,” Parrikar said. The company had earlier moved the Bombay High Court when the government refused to renew its casino license.

Presidential election: Manohar Parrikar casts vote in Goa

Three Members of Parliament from the state – Shantaram Naik (Rajya Sabha), Shripad Naik (Lok Sabha) and Narendra Sawaikar (Lok Sabha) will cast their votes in Delhi. Goa Forward Party, a BJP ally, is supporting the NDA candidate Ram Nath Kovind.

Goa police arrest 50-year old man for religious desecration, he says he was ‘freeing trapped souls’

Manohar Parrikar who suspected of a “planned attack” has rushed to Curchorem where Pereira is being probed. The attack had created fears of communal tension with political allies too asking the government to take serious note.

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Rumours of instability in Manohar Parrikar government baseless, says Goa minister Vijay Sardesai

Speculations were rife that Congress was in talks with a few legislators of the Goa Forward Party (GFP) to topple the Manohar Parrikar government. Also, media reports had suggested that GFP would split over the candidature for the Rajya Sabha seat.