Four new ministers will be formed
CM Pramod Sawant told that I have asked Goa Forward Party Minister Vijay Sardesai, Jayesh Salgaonkar and Vinod Palekar and an Independent MLA to resign from their posts. I am adding four new ministers to the cabinet. Sawant said that he has made this decision only with the advice of party leadership.
Chandrakant Kavalkar can be made Deputy CM
Now after joining 10 BJP MLAs in BJP, the Cabinet of Goa is expanding today. According to the information, current deputy speaker Michael Lobo, Chandrakant Kavlekar, Babush Moncerett and Philip Neri Rodrigues can get a place in the cabinet. Chandrakant Kawalekar deputy CM can be made.
Ten legislators left Congress, went to BJP
Let us know that a day before, 10 Goa legislators came to quit the Congress. In Goa with 40 assembly seats, the BJP has now become 27 MLAs. Earlier the BJP had 17 MLAs and they were running the government with the support of the allies. Now in the assembly, 27 of the BJP, 5 of the Congress, 3 for the Goa Forward Party, 1 in the Mago Party, 3 Independents and 1 of the Nationalist Congress have 1 MLA.