Manohar Parikars Health : Goa Forward Party chief Vijay Sardasai said, We supporty Manohar Parikar not the party. So in case of any eventuality, we will rethink.
With the deteriorating health condition of Goa Cheif Minister Manohar Parikar political acitvity are speeding in BJP ruled state. BJP ally Goa Forward Party (GFP) is trying to mount pressure saying in case of any eventuality it will rethink over its support to BJP a day after Congress claimed to form the government.
GFP chief Vijay Sardesai Said,Parikars health is a cause of political problem.The BJP is also discussion possibilities, so we, a group of MLAs from our party and other independents, met him. We supported Manohar Parikar and not the party. So in case of any eventuality,we will rethink.
Everything will be on the table of discussion he asserted we will rethink Let them come with the proposal and we will rethink he added.
Even BJP has started looking for a new face for Goa CM post for which the central BJP shall send emissaries to seek suggestions for CM candidate this Sunday to Goa.
To discuss the overall political crisis arising in goa due to the deteriorating health of Manohar Parikar the BJP core committee members had met this Saturday. After the remarks from GFP chief the BJP state leadership let by the Goa chief and Rajya Sabhi MP Vinay Tendulkar discussed about the political situation and preparation for Lok Sabha Election 2019.
PTI quoted,The BJP is aware that the Chief Ministers condition is not well. Some of our party leaders had met him during the day. Concerns about his health were raised. Parag Sawant the assembly speaker said,Despite his health Parkiar has been performing all his official duties as the CM. he was strong so theres no reason to discuss leadership change. said Nilesh Cabral Goa Power Minister.
After meeting with Parking BJP ally GFP cheif Vijay Sardesai said, He is not on life support. I dont kow what medical terms we can use for it. The chief ministers office has said he is stable, so will take it as stable.
The Congress staked claim to form the government this Saturday claiming due to dispensation of Manohar Parikar has lost there majority in the assembly followed by demise of BJP MLA Francis DSauza. After the demise of DSauza and resignation of two MLAs Dayanand Sopte and Subhash Shirodkar the strength of assembly has been reduced to 37 from 40.
After Sopte and Shirodkar left Congress to join BJP Congress is reduced to 14 MLAs from 16. However the Later has just 13 MLAs . Three MLA from GFP, MGP, Lone NCP legislator and an Independent are backing BJP.
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