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Goa BJP, Congress Presidents file nomination papers for RS poll

IANS  |  Panaji 

and Presidents and Shantaram Naik, respectively, filed their nomination papers on Tuesday for the upcoming

Tendulkar was accompanied by senior leaders and MLAs from the ruling alliance partners -- Forward and the Maharashtrawadi Gomantak Party.

"We already have a majority in the state assembly. Our allies have also shown solid support. I am confident of victory," Tendulkar told reporters here.

Naik, the sitting MP whose term expires on July 28, also filed his nomination papers.

"I will approach secular and like-minded legislators to support my candidature," Naik said.

The poll is scheduled to be held on July 21.

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First Published: Tue, July 11 2017. 16:28 IST
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