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After three-month absence, Parrikar back in Goa

IANS  |  Panaji 

After three months of treatment in a for advanced pancreatic cancer, returned to the state on Thursday.

Parrikar, accompanied by members of his family, a medical team and officials of the Chief Minister's Office, flew from US to Mumbai, before arriving in on Thursday evening amid heavy police security.

A visibly-thin Parrikar, who walked out of the terminal building at the wearing a blue shirt, was welcomed by and of Police Muktesh Chander, among other government officials and state BJP office bearers.

He then headed for his private residence near here.

sources said, that Parrikar may cancel the meeting of his council of ministers, which was scheduled to be held on Friday.

"The is tired after the visit. The cabinet meeting which was scheduled to be held at his private residence, may be rescheduled," a senior BJP functionary said.

Parrikar was shifted to the US in March this year, after being diagnosed for He was first admitted to the in in February, after he complained of

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First Published: Thu, June 14 2018. 19:40 IST
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