Panaji: Former Goa minister Rohan Khunt expressed concern over the large number of laborers reaching Patna-Vasco Express at Thivim railway station in Goa on Wednesday. He also said that politicians can use these people as vote bank. Replying to the concerns of the Khune Chief Minister Pramod Sawant Said in the Goa Assembly that he had asked the collector of North Goa to examine a large number of laborers and their whereabouts coming from the train number 12742.
Khunt said during the question hour in the Goa Assembly, "When a train reaches Goa full of labors, then it is scared. The laborers come to work in Goa and after that they get a plot with the help of the elements of the panchayats, they Build houses and become voters, they need to check where they came from, what their previous life was. "
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This comment of Khunt has come a few days after a viral video, in this video, hundreds of passenger train numbers at the Thivim railway station in northern Goa are queued for 12742 Patna-Vasco Express. Nationalist Congress Party MLA Churchill Alemao also accused the Opposition in the employment ratio of people of Goa and non-Goa in the state.