Panaji: With Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi drawing flak from each quarter over the grand previous occasion's dismal present within the recently-concluded meeting polls, newly-appointed Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar on Thursday taunted the previous and sardonically remarked that he would need him to remain on without end to assist the Bharatiya Janata Social gathering (BJP) win with majority each time.
"I wish he leads the party for long; we want to achieve the majority in the forthcoming elections too," he stated.
Within the meeting polls in 5 states, the Congress managed to safe a transparent majority in Punjab, whereas the BJP emerged victorious in Uttar Pradesh and Uttarakhand. Even in Goa and Manipur, the place there was a fractured mandate, the BJP managed to garner help from unbiased MLAs and different events and shaped a authorities.
Earlier on Thursday, Parrikar established victory within the meeting ground take a look at with 22 legislators standing up in his help.
Quickly after his victory, Parrikar educated his weapons on Congress normal secretary Digvijaya Singh and stated that the latter had come to the coastal state for luxurious and to not work.
Parrikar steered away from any questions on Congress MLA Vishwajit Rane, who had written a letter to occasion vice-president Rahul Gandhi complaining concerning the senior occasion leaders for his or her gradual choice making that price them the prospect to type the federal government in Goa and Manipur.
Parrikar, who stepped down as Defence Minister, was sworn-in because the chief minister of the coastal state for the fourth time on Tuesday night, together with 9 ministers.
However with the Congress difficult his appointment, citing Goa Governor Mridula Sinha didn’t observe the process as dictated by the Structure, the Supreme Courtroom earlier this week requested the take a look at to be carried out at the moment.
A particular Meeting session was convened for the aim.