GOA: NOW CONGRESS GOA PRESIDENT SHANTARAM NAIK SAYS RESULTS ARE MORAL DEFEAT FOR BJP
Panaji (Goa) Congress Goa Chief Shantaram Naik was quick enough to react to the election results. This is what he told a press conference.
Reacting to the election results of the two Assembly bye elections to the Goa Assembly, Mr Shantaram Naik ex-MP and President of Goa Pradesh Congress Committee said that elections are a moral defeat for BJP as their candidates indulged into corrupt practice as official position was used by the two candidates offering jobs to the voters ,although BJP might have obtained electoral victory.
Congress party has built an organisation base in…READ more..
GOA: THIS IS ENDORSEMENT OF STATE GOVT. WE DON’T WANT ANY STEP BROTHERS IN HAPPY FAMILY: PARRIKAR
Panaji (Goa) As expected Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar was in upbeat mood over the results. Flanked by Vishwajit Rane he addressed a press conference. This is what he said:
“This is endorsement of the government and the party candidates”
“The strength of ruling coalition has now gone up to 23, which is a comfortable majority on the floor of the House with 40 members.”
“The ruling coalition is a happy family of 23 members and don’t want any step brother for next five years.”
“In democracy, the numbers count and right now ruling coalition has 23 members by their side which gives moral…READ more..
VISHWAJIT NAMES PRUDENT MEDIA CHANNEL AND ITS ANCHOR FOR TRYING TO DEFEAT HIM IN VALPOI BY ELECTION
Panaji (Goa) State health minister and winning candidate from Valpoi Vishwajit Rane named Prudent Media channel and its anchor Pramod Acharya for trying to defeat him in Valpoi by-election.
We bring to you word to word what he said after his victory:
“Overwhelming support by the people of sattari, the people cutting across the caste and creed helped us. I will never fail the people of goa. several channels including prudent were working against me. People of sattari have shown their might to prudent management.”
“My plan is to work under leadership of manohar parrikar. I also want to thank my…READ more..
GOA: MANOHAR PARRIKAR REMAINS FIRM IN SADDLE AFTER BJP WIN BOTH THE SEATS
Panaji (Goa) Following landslide victory of BJP in both the constituencies during recently held by-election, Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar remains firm in the saddle with his party’s number increasing on the floor of the House.
Parrikar won in Panaji constituency and party candidate Vishwajit Rane won from Valpoi constituency for the by-election held on August 23, the results of which were declared today.
BJP which had failed to gain majority on the floor of the House after 2017 General Assembly election was left with only 12 members after its Panaji MLA Siddharth Kuncolienkar had resigned to make way for…READ more..
BREAKING: VISHWAJIT RANE WINS VALPOI SEAT
Panaji (Goa) State health minister Vishwajit Rane won Valpoi seat with a margin of 10,066 votes.
He polled 16,167 votes while Congress’ Roy Naik polled 6,101 votes and Independent Rohidas Gaonkar got 316 votes. Total 454 people pressed NOTA button.READ more..
GOA: I AM A FIGHTER I WILL CONTINUE FIGHTING, I WILL BE AVAILABLE IN PANAJI CONSTITUENCY: GIRISH CHODANKAR
Panaji (Goa) Congress candidate Girish Chodankar after his defeat said that he would continue his work in Panaji constituency.
This is what he said:
“I am thankful to all panaji people. I think I was lagging behind in the campaign but the love and affection that panaji people gave is unforgettable.”
“I might have lost but I have made my position in the heart of panaji people.”
“I am a fighter I will continue fighting for the people of Panaji. The issues which were raised during election will be followed.”READ more..
BREAKING: MANOHAR PARRIKAR WINS PANAJI BY ELECTION
Panaji (Goa) Chief Minsiter Manohar Parrikar retained his Panaji constituency by defeating Congress candidate Girish Chodankar with a margin of 4,803 votes.
After the final tally, Parrikar polled 9862 votes while Chodankar got 5059 votes. Goa Suraksha Manch candidate Anand shirodkar got 220 votes while Independent candidate got 96 votes while 301 people pressed on NOTA button.READ more..
GOA: VISHWAJIT LEADING BY 6,000 VOTES IN VALPOI
Panaji (Goa) BJP candidate Vishwajit Rane was leading by 6,000 votes after the second round which is a decisive lead for him to win the seat.
Rane, who faired well in Valpoi city and also the areas where minority is dominating, also polled good votes in Usgao where Roy Naik is considered to be having an upper hand.READ more..
GOA: BJP MARCHING TOWARDS VICTORY ON BOTH THE SEATS?
Panaji (Goa) The initial trends were clear that both the BJP candidates were marching towards victory in Panaji and Valpoi constituencies.
Manohar Parrikar had gained lead of around 4,200 votes after the two rounds while Vishwajit Rane was leading by 3,000 votes. Not a single time, their rival overtook them during the counting.
What is significant is that Goa Suraksha Manch which was supposed to make an impact in Panaji constituency is nowhere even as NOTA votes were more than that polled by its candidate Anand Shirodkar.
The initial results indicate that the state government remains firm in saddle with congress’ plans…READ more..
GOA: VALPOI FIRST ROUND, VISHWAJIT POLLS 5396 VOTES
Panaji (Goa) Vishwajit Rane polled 5,379 votes during the first round while Roy Naik got only 1567 votes in Valpoi constituency.
The initial trends indicate that BJP will win both the seats.READ more..