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BJP-led coalition will crumble soon: Shiv Sena

IANS  |  Panaji 

The BJP-led in will crumble soon, spokesman said on Monday, while calling the ruling alliance of the BJP, two regional parties and two Independents a "corrupt nexus".

"Manohar Parrikar came to from the Defence Ministry to stabilise the and stay in power. But he knows he is not on firm footing and his feet will crumble soon. This is a corrupt alliance," Raut told the media.

He said the had "stolen" a mandate which was against the party and that regional parties like the Maharashtrawadi Gomantak Party and Forward, which had contested the elections on an anti-plant but later joined the saffron party, were traitors to the Goan electorate.

"Both these parties contested the elections against the but did not lose time to join the after the votes were polled. This is a betrayal of the Goan people and they will never be pardoned."

Raut also said that despite the rout the faced in Goa, its work would continue in the state.

"We aren't here for elections alone. Uddhav Thackeray (President) will be coming to next month and a big meeting will be held where the future course of action for will be announced."

The BJP, which won 13 seats in the February assembly polls, formed the with the support of the two regional parties and two Independent legislators. The Congress accused the ruling outfit of using illicit means to cobble together an alliance.

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First Published: Mon, March 20 2017. 16:18 IST
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