NCP claims North Goa seat for 2014

NCP claims North Goa seat for 2014Panaji, Dec 29 : The general elections are more than a year away, but the Nationalist Congress party (NCP) has started lobbying for one of the two Lok Sabha seats up for grabs in Goa.

Party chief Sharad Pawar met the party brass on the outskirts of Panaji Saturday where a senior official said he assured party colleagues that the NCP would contest the North Goa seat again.

NCP president Surendra Sirsat said Pawar was also insisted on fielding a party member from the seat in the 2014 elections instead of borrowing a candidate from the Congress.

The NCP had three legislators in the last Goa assembly and was a coalition partner in the Congress-led coalition government. It was wiped out in the March 2012 assembly polls(IANS)

General: 



Check out More news from Telecom Sector :: Pharmaceutical Sector :: Auto Sector :: Infrastructure :: Real Estate


Popular Stories

Court adjourns hearing on framing charges against ISIS suspect till Apr. 13

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], Mar. 29 : A special... Read More

JD (U) rebuffs reports of talks with BJP to rejoin NDA

Patna (Bihar) [India], Mar. 29 : Dubbing the... Read More

Case registered against IRMA director for sexually harassing professor

Anand (Gujarat) [India], Mar. 29 : A case has been... Read More

K'taka to form rules for media is not healthy in democratic setup: BJP

Bengaluru (Karnataka) [India], Mar. 29 : A day... Read More

Delhi HC dismisses Swaraj India's plea of allotting common symbol

New Delhi [India], Mar. 29 : The Delhi High Court... Read More