Hundreds of youth across Goa on Wednesday morning throng at Pernem after the state police department on Tuesday night arrested two local youth, who asked questions to Goa Dy. CM Manohar Azgaonkar about violation of Epidemic Diseases Act, 1897 by elected representative and hosting Zilla Panchayat election campaign corner meeting .
On recommendation of the health ministry, the state government last week has invoked Epidemic Diseases Act, 1897 to curtail corona virus outbreak.
Revolutionary Goans front have filed a police complaint against Azgaonkar for violating Epidemic Diseases Act, 1897. The state police department is yet register a complaint against Azgaonkar.
The revolutionary goans leader, Manoj Parab addressing on the occasion slammed Dy. CM Manohar Azgaonkar, for holding an election campaign meeting during enforcement of the Diseases Act . He appealed people of Goa not to vote for the ruling dispensation in the state.