Party with three MLAs that campaigned on anti-saffron platform will now join hands to bring the BJP back to power.
Meanwhile, the BJP’s incumbent chief minister Laxmikant Parsekar and five of its ministers lost their seats.
Chief minister Laxmikant Parsekar is trailing Congress’s Dayanand Sopte in Mandrem constituency.
Manohar Parrikar has roped two Congressmen into the BJP whom he had accused of being corrupt in the past.
The state elections in 2017 will indicate which way the winds are blowing and will also chart Modi’s rise or fall.
A successful summit could be electorally useful for Goa’s chief minister, Laxmikant Parsekar, and the BJP, especially given AAP’s presence in the state.
As elections to the state near, the hardliners think the BJP is being too soft on the church and its educational policies.
‘There were many inquiries like this to probe the mining scam, drugs scam, casino scam, but the truth is the government did not take a single one to its logical conclusion’