In a letter to Goa Governor Mridula Sinha, Congress leader and leader of opposition Chandrakant Kavlekar staked claim to form the government and demanded dismissal of the BJP-led state government. At present, Congress has the majority in the house at 14, followed by BJP with 13 MLAs.
"If someone thinks that Karnataka will not get share out of Tribunal judgement, I think he is living in a fool's paradise. How can it happen. The river flows through three states, so each state has some right over it, water also."
"There are certain areas, where you cannot compromise on quality. There are 25 per cent positions, where compromise cannot be done. I am sure that out of those 25 per cent, 8-10 per cent will be eligible Goans. I will get them trained and I will see that Goans are preferred," Manohar Parrikar said.