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Goa Cong to meet Guv over absence of Parrikar, 2 ministers

Press Trust of India  |  Panaji 

The will meet Friday to discuss the state's political situation due to the "frequent absence" of and two other ministers on account of ill health.

While Parrikar returned to the state Thursday after undergoing medical check-up in the of America for a pancreatic ailment, ministers Francis DSouza and Pandurang Madkaikar are hospitalised in the USA and respectively.

Pradesh Committee Girish Chodankar said a party delegation would meet Sinha Friday afternoon to brief her about the existing political situation in the state.

"There is absolutely no government existing in and we expect the to intervene in the matter. No one knows who is running the affairs of the state. Two ministers with important portfolios are unavailable as they admitted in hospitals and the has been frequently flying to the USA for treatment," Chodankar said.

He said that the party would ask the Governor to order the ruling BJP-led government to issue a statement on Parrikar's health.

"There is no clarity on his While we pray for his good health, we want to know what he is suffering from," the said.

(This story has not been edited by Business Standard staff and is auto-generated from a syndicated feed.)

First Published: Thu, September 06 2018. 20:45 IST
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