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The Congress has been claiming that the state government is in disarray in absence of Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar from office on account of medical reasons.
Leadership change required looking at Goa CM Manohar Parrikar's health: Union Minister Shripad Naik
While there has been periodic talk about a change in leadership in the state, the BJP has consistently ruled it out.
'Yes, we are taking that call. It is an extreme call that the honourable Chief Minister may not be there at all,' Congress spokesperson Jitendra Deshprabhu told the media here.
The admission came amid relentless demands from the opposition parties to know whether the Chief Minister was fit enough to govern.
The party had earlier demanded that they are given an appointment with the Chief Minister through video conferencing but they could not get.
Parrikar has been in and out of hospitals in Goa, Mumbai, New York and Delhi since February after he was detected with advanced pancreatic cancer.
The statement comes a day after the Goa BJP chief Vinay Tendulkar said there would be no change in leadership in the coastal state.
On Thursday, after a meeting with Amit Shah, Sardesai had said that they had discussed leadership alternatives to Parrikar, who has been ailing for more than eight months now.
Manohar Parrikar to continue as Goa CM, says MGP's Dhavalikar; Vijay Sardesai claims BJP looking at successor
Parrikar returned to Goa on October 14 after being treated for a pancreatic ailment at the All India Institute of Medical Sciences in Delhi for about a month.
MGP has three MLAs in the assembly and two of them are ministers in the cabinet.
Parrikar, ailing since mid-February, has been treated at different hospitals, including those in Goa, Mumbai and the US.
Union minister Shripad Naik dismissed any possibility of dissolution of the Goa Assembly and expressed confidence that the Parrikar-led government will complete its term.
According to sources in the AIIMS, he was Sunday morning shifted to ICU for a while after his condition deteriorated.
On Friday, Parrikar met Goa BJP's core committee members and ministers from coalition partners at AIIMS to discuss ways to ensure his government functions normally during his absence from office.
Congress leaders Pawan Khera and Goa PCC chief Girish Chodankar claimed that the BJP is not removing Parrikar from the CM's post fearing that he might spill the beans on the Rafale fighter jet deal.