The BJP-ruled state witnessed a strike by beef traders against cow vigilante groups who were stopping trucks carrying the meat from neighbouring Karnataka.
The strike was called off after Parrikar assured that legal import of beef from Karnataka will not be stopped.
"Ten to twelve cameramen camping here for last 15 days. What does that indicate? There was anticipation of news," he said.
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