Manohar Parrikar's Son Among 2 Shortlisted By BJP For Panaji Bypoll In Goa
Thursday, April 25, 2019, 7:36 PM
Utpal Parrikar, the elder son of late Goa chief minister Manohar Parrikar, is one of the two people shortlisted by the BJP to contest the upcoming bypoll in the Panaji Assembly seat, a party leader said on Thursday. Goa BJP president Vinay Tendulkar on Wednesday held discussions with various party units, including the Panaji block committee, to discuss the names of probables, he said.
Is Manohar Parrikar "Blackmailing" PM Modi To Retain Post, Asks Congress
Friday, December 21, 2018, 8:38 PM
Senior Congress leader and former Union minister Jaipal Reddy has accused Goa CM Manohar Parrikar of trying to "blackmail" Prime Minister Narendra Modi through the Rafale deal to retain his chair as the chief minister. Mr Reddy was addressing the party's concluding function of "Jan Akrosh" Rally at Margao town on Thursday. Before assuming charge as Goa chief minister, Manohar Parrikar was Defence Minister.