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BJP national president JP Nadda with his wife Mallika at Shree Mangesh temple at Mardol in North Goa on Sunday. ( ANI)

JP Nadda meets BJP workers in Goa, discusses CM face ahead of polls next year

By hindustantimes.com | Edited by Avik Roy, New Delhi
PUBLISHED ON JUL 25, 2021 05:12 PM IST
JP Nadda expressed confidence on the leadership of Goa chief minister Pramod Sawant and he had led the state on the path of welfare for all.
Goa BJP president Tanavade said the party would sort out all internal differences.(AP File Photo)
Goa BJP president Tanavade said the party would sort out all internal differences.(AP File Photo)

Goa: BJP relieves state spokesperson as dissension deepens in Panaji unit

By Gerard de Souza | Edited by Abhinav Sahay, Panaji
PUBLISHED ON MAR 05, 2021 03:10 PM IST
  • Former Goa CM and BJP stalwart Manohar Parrikar's son Utpal admitted he was breaking ranks with the party but stopped short of saying he was rebelling.
Dayanand Mandrekar’s narrative involved a rich man and his chowkidar, who was hired to protect the wealth of his master.(Twitter/ANI)
Dayanand Mandrekar’s narrative involved a rich man and his chowkidar, who was hired to protect the wealth of his master.(Twitter/ANI)

Lok Sabha elections 2019: Goa BJP leader offers bizarre ‘chowkidar’ analogy

Panaji | By Indo Asian News Service
PUBLISHED ON APR 18, 2019 02:06 AM IST
BJP leader Dayanand Mandrekar on Wednesday offered a rather bizarre analogy to explain the real meaning of the word in which the chowkidar ends up getting fired for falling asleep and dreaming on the job.
Manohar Parrikar died on Sunday at his residence in state capital Panaji.(PTI file photo)
Manohar Parrikar died on Sunday at his residence in state capital Panaji.(PTI file photo)

Decision on Manohar Parrikar successor soon, says Goa BJP; awaits word from allies

Hindustan Times, Panaji | By Gerard de Souza
UPDATED ON APR 23, 2020 10:56 PM IST
The ruling BJP on Monday struggled to reach a consensus over a successor to Manohar Parrikar, the Goa chief minister who had been the glue holding the alliance together for nearly two years.
Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar(PTI file photo)
Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar(PTI file photo)

Amid Manohar Parrikar’s health concerns, Goa BJP prepares for political transition

Hindustan Times, Panaji | By Gerard Desouza
UPDATED ON MAR 17, 2019 12:24 PM IST
While the party admitted that there was no question of a leadership change for as long as Manohar Parrikar “is there”, party sources said that the talk of an arrangement to succeed Parrikar has already begun.
Congress chief Rahul Gandhi was initially scheduled to visit Parrikar’s residence but by the time he landed in Goa, the chief minister had left for the assembly(ANI)
Congress chief Rahul Gandhi was initially scheduled to visit Parrikar’s residence but by the time he landed in Goa, the chief minister had left for the assembly(ANI)

‘Must admire Rahul’s humility’: Goa BJP leader’s lavish praise of Cong chief

New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON JAN 30, 2019 03:36 PM IST
The meeting between Gandhi, on a private visit to Goa, and Parrikar, lasted about 10 minutes. It came a day after Gandhi referred to a purported audio tape in which a Goa minister claimed that Parrikar possessed files relating to the Rafale deal.
On Thursday afternoon, after a meeting with Amit Shah, chief of alliance partner Goa Forward Party (GFP), Vijai Sardesai had said that the BJP was “seriously considering the leadership issue”.(PTI File Photo)
On Thursday afternoon, after a meeting with Amit Shah, chief of alliance partner Goa Forward Party (GFP), Vijai Sardesai had said that the BJP was “seriously considering the leadership issue”.(PTI File Photo)

Manohar Parrikar is our leader, says Goa BJP amid talks of leadership change

Hindustan Times, Panaji | By Gerard De Souza
UPDATED ON OCT 19, 2018 11:15 PM IST
The latest statement has only added to the intrigue surrounding who will succeed ailing Manohar Parrikar who had earlier expressed his inability to discharge his duties as chief minister.
Two Goa Congress MLA - Subhash Shirodkar (left ) and Dayanad Sobte (centre) joined the BJP in presence of union minister Piyush Goyal at the BJP headquarter in New Delhi on Tuesday(HT photo: Mohd Zakir)
Two Goa Congress MLA - Subhash Shirodkar (left ) and Dayanad Sobte (centre) joined the BJP in presence of union minister Piyush Goyal at the BJP headquarter in New Delhi on Tuesday(HT photo: Mohd Zakir)

After meeting with Amit Shah, 2 Goa Congress MLAs quit to join BJP

Hindustan Times, Panaji | By Gerard de Souza
UPDATED ON OCT 16, 2018 10:50 PM IST
The two MLAs Dayanand Sopte and Subhash Shirodkar reached Delhi past Monday midnight and met BJP chief Amit Shah early on Tuesday morning.
A day after chief minister Manohar Parrikar returned to Goa, a minister from an alliance partner cautioned the ruling BJP against dissolving the state assembly even as the opposition Congress staked claim to form the next government.(PTI File Photo)
A day after chief minister Manohar Parrikar returned to Goa, a minister from an alliance partner cautioned the ruling BJP against dissolving the state assembly even as the opposition Congress staked claim to form the next government.(PTI File Photo)

CM Manohar Parrikar back in Goa, ally sends BJP video reminder on its ‘commitment’

Hindustan Times, Panaji | By Gerard de Souza
UPDATED ON OCT 15, 2018 11:36 PM IST
The coalition partners --Goa Forward Party, Maharashtrawadi Gomantak Party and three independents -- had made Parrikar’s leadership conditional to them joining the alliance.
An old website of BJP’s Goa unit was hacked Monday by unknown persons, who posted the message ‘Pakistan Zindabad’ on it, a party functionary said.(Anisha Dutta/Twitter)
An old website of BJP’s Goa unit was hacked Monday by unknown persons, who posted the message ‘Pakistan Zindabad’ on it, a party functionary said.(Anisha Dutta/Twitter)

Goa BJP website hacked, ‘Pakistan Zindabad’ message posted: Party official

Panaji | By Press Trust of India
PUBLISHED ON OCT 15, 2018 05:33 PM IST
A BJP functionary attached to the party’s IT cell said the web site in question was an old one. He added that the new web site has anti-hacking security measures in place.
Goa chief minister Manohar Parrikar presents the state budget in the legislative Assembly, in Panaji.(PTI Photo)
Goa chief minister Manohar Parrikar presents the state budget in the legislative Assembly, in Panaji.(PTI Photo)

Parrikar likely to return to India next month: Goa BJP leader

Press Trust of India, Panaji | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON MAR 18, 2018 06:23 PM IST
Manohar Parrikar had left from Goa for Mumbai in the first week of March. He later went to USA for further treatment of a pancreatic ailment.
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