He was addressing BJP workers ahead of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's address at a rally near Panaji.
"We will adopt Narendra Modi's mantra of 'na khaunga, na khane dunga' (neither will I take bribe, nor will I allow anyone to take bribe)," he said.
Sawant remembered Parrikar and his contribution towards the state.
"No meeting can start without remembering Parrikar, who has been the architect of modern Goa," he said.
"We have to take Goa ahead in a different way. It should be developed as per Parrikar's vision...Parrikar is no more among us, but we will win both the Lok Sabha and the four by-elections (including Panaji)," he said.
"I am well aware of the mining issue. Only the BJP can resolve the mining issue. It would be resolved in a legal way," he said.
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