Goa Assembly elections

All political parties in Goa in cahoots with BJP, alleges TMC MP Mahua Moitra

The Mamata Banerjee-led TMC has decided to contest the Assembly polls in BJP-ruled Goa, which is just a few months away.

published on : 27th November 2021

Congress to field 'young and new' candidates in Goa Assembly polls; first list soon

In the 2017 Goa Assembly polls, the Congress had won the highest 17 seats in the 40-member House restricting the BJP at 13.

published on : 21st November 2021

In Goa, AAP chief Arvind Kerjriwal promises free trips to Ayodhya, Ajmer

Arvind Kejriwal said that people returned with 'good vibrations' from a pilgrimage and added that the scheme, which was originally implemented by AAP in Delhi, would be replicated in Goa.

published on : 2nd November 2021

Late Manohar Parrikar's son Utpal stakes claim to Panaji seat ahead of Goa polls

The BJP lost the Panaji seat to Congress candidate Atanasio Monserrate in the by-election held after the death of Manohar Parrikar in 2019.

published on : 1st November 2021

Congress ceding Opposition space in poll-bound Goa

If the BJP captured Goa’s political space left unattended by the Congress in 2017 after the polls, the Trinamool Congress became the early bird this time around, months before the state’s elections.

published on : 1st November 2021

Rahul, Mamata, AAP in Goa on political tourism, says BJP MP Tejasvi Surya

Surya said despite the entry of TMC and Aam Aadmi Party into the state, the people knew the ruling BJP was a "tried and tested model of politics".

published on : 30th October 2021

Want regional parties to fight together against BJP, says TMC chief Mamata Banerjee ahead of Goa polls

Meanwhile, Vijai Sardesai called Mamata as a symbol of regional pride and said GFP is also a regional party.

published on : 30th October 2021

TMC releases 'charge sheet' detailing Goa's woes

TMC Lok Sabha MP Mahua Moitra, senior leaders Saugata Roy, Babul Supriyo and Luizinho Faleiro were present when the document was released at Azad Maidan.

published on : 25th October 2021

BJP will win absolute majority in Goa assembly polls and form govt again: Amit Shah 

He said the "double engine" of BJP governments - in Goa and at the Centre - would help in the development of the state.

published on : 14th October 2021

Congress will win Goa elections first before LS polls in 2024: P Chidambaram 

Chidambaram on Thursday expressed confidence that his party will win the Goa Assembly elections due next year and also the next Lok Sabha polls in 2024.

published on : 14th October 2021

Goa elections: Will TMC's re-entry in state with ex-CM Faleiro's induction alter its political landscape?

TMC is likely to be formally announced its official entry into Goa politics on Monday with Faleiro scheduling a press meet.

published on : 2nd October 2021

Former Goa CM Luizinho Falerio, 9 others join TMC in Kolkata

TMC’s national general secretary Abhishek Banerjee announced that Bengal’s ruling party would enter the fray alone in the western state. 

published on : 29th September 2021

Launch aggressive poll campaign in Goa, ensure defeat of BJP: Rahul tells Congress leaders

Gandhi gave this direction during a meeting of party leaders, which he chaired in New Delhi on Friday, Congress's Goa desk in-charge Dinesh Gundu Rao said in a statement.

published on : 25th September 2021

Ahead of 2022 Assembly polls, Goa Congress eyes changes in party's local unit

Dinesh Gundu Rao will tour the state and hold meetings with Congress block committees in all 40 constituencies to take a review of party at grass root level.

published on : 9th June 2021