Panaji: On a day BJP inducted a number of former Goa Ahead Social gathering (GFP) office-bearers from the Mayem block, the regional social gathering started the method to reconstitute the physique by appointing former Shirgao sarpanch Sadanand Gaonkar as president.
GFP vice-president Durgadas Kamat stated that BJP used the lure of presidency jobs to persuade the employees to change events. GFP had already dissolved the Mayem block 4 months earlier.
“The employees who went to BJP have gone there for self-development. We checked with our candidate for Mayem, Santosh Sawant, who stated that these employees instructed him that BJP promised them jobs,” stated Kamat, including that the social gathering has audio recordings of the dialog.
Kamat stated that the exit of the employees wouldn’t impression GFP’s prospects within the elections. “It’s good that they’ve gone as we don’t need such folks. At the very least throughout elections, we can have trustworthy folks,” stated Kamat, addressing a press convention.
When requested about GFP’s preparations for the upcoming municipal elections, Kamat stated that the social gathering would contest the civic polls in choose municipalities. “Let the elections be declared, after which we are going to take a name.”
Talking to reporters, GFP’s face for Pernem constituency, Jitendra Gaonkar, stated that chief minister Pramod Sawant’s current feedback at a operate in Sindhudurg means that he plans to advertise Sindhudurg greater than Pernem.
“The chief minister has created an image or a situation the place it seems just like the folks of Pernem will likely be cheated and robbed of their land, exploited and thrown into jail simply in order that the folks of Sindhudurg can profit,” stated Gaonkar.
Gaonkar, who was just lately arrested by Goa police for main an agitation towards land acquisition, stated Pernem residents had agreed to half with their land for the brand new airport within the hope that the challenge would develop the northern-most taluka of the state.