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Several Goa Ministers to meet ailing CM in Delhi

IANS  |  Panaji 

Several Cabinet Ministers will on Friday meet ailing at AIIMS in New Delhi, during which allocation of additional portfolios to Ministers was expected, a BJP said on Thursday.

During the meeting at the (AIIMS) intensive care unit, Parrikar is expected to announce the allocation of additional portfolios, the senior said on condition of anonymity.

State leaders and senior bureaucrats will be present on the occasion.

told IANS: "I do not know exactly who all have been called, but I have been informed by the CM's office on phone to attend the meeting. Several other Ministers will also be present."

The in has already slammed Friday's proposed meeting, claiming it was an insult to the people of

"By calling a Cabinet meeting at AIIMS, where Parrikar is admitted, and flying Ministers and bureaucrats to Delhi, the BJP-led coalition government is humiliating the people of Goa," state said.

Parrikar was admitted in the AIIMS last month as he is suffering from

The former Defence has been in and out of hospitals in Goa, Mumbai, and now for the last seven months, even as the Opposition has slammed Parrikar for neglecting administrative responsibilities on account of his illness, while also demanding his resignation.



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First Published: Thu, October 11 2018. 18:46 IST