6:35 PM NDA alliance MGP and GFP wants 2 Dy CM’s. One for Sudin and one for Vijai
6:22 PM Congress MLA’s to hold CLP meet in Panjim at 6:30pm today. Official press conference at 7:00 PM
6:10 PM BJP chief Amit Shah and union Minister Nitin Gadkari arrives at hotel Cidade Goa. They will meet MGP MLA’S, Pramod Sawant and Vishwajeet Rane in short while from now .
4:58 PM. Not sure if new CM will be sworn-in today. : Nitin Gadkari
4:55 PM CM Candidate has been finalized by BJP. We are waiting for the consent from alliance partners. ….. Meeting to finalize name will continue after funaral. : Union Minister Nitin Gadkari tells media while leaving for Parrikar’s final rites.
2:54 PM Goa BJP desk in charg leaves from hotel Cidade Goa.
2:30 PM Indian Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman & Governor Mridula Sinha pay tributes to CM Manohar Parrikar at Kala Academy
1:49 PM Procedure for collecting letter of support is underway from alliance partners : Vinay Tendulkar, Goa BJP president
1:45 PM : Indian Prime minister Narendra Modi lands in Goa
1:40 PM MGP – GFP meet concluded in Panjim. Likely to give “letter of Support” to Pramod Sawant headed BJP govt
1:35 PM Chandrakant Kavlekar after meeting Goa Governor: we met the Guv and staked claim to form the govt as we are the single largest party. There is no government in place in the state and has to be formed urgently. Guv said will look into it. We have the numbers and can prove majority on the floor of the house
1:22 PM BJP president Vinay Tendulkar again meets Nitin Gadkari.
1:00 PM Vishwajeet Rane and Michael Lobo meets Nitin Gadkari. After meeting Michael says BJP has finalised it’s CM Candidate and alliance had to accept CM
12:35 PM Leaders of opposition Chandrakant Kavalekar headed delegation approaches Governor’s office, stakes claim to form govt.
12:30 PM. Pramod sawant and Vinay Tendulkar meets Gadkari. After meet Vinay tells media that BJP will sworn in it’s CM after 3:00 pm today.
12:00 Noon. MGP, GFP and INDP MLA’s meets at Vijai Sardesai’s official residence in Althino
11:30 AM : Union minister Nitin Gadkari hold meeting with MGP leaders