PANAJI: Gearing up for the March 20 Civic polls, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) President Sadanand Shet Tanavade today held a meeting with all 30 candidates of the Corporation of the City of Panaji.
The BJP backed candidates under Panaji MLA Atanasio Monserrate have kick-started their campaign in full swing. The party is confident of its victory in all 30 wards.
Monserrate and former Panaji MLA Sidharth Kuncolienkar was also present for the meeting, ruling out differences within with regards to CCP polls.
During the meeting, Tanavade urged the candidates to reach out to each and every voter and listen to their grievances, so that the same can be resolved once voted to power. He also directed candidates to campaign in such a way that the party backed panel has to sweep the polls.
The president informed the candidates that there are no differences within the party leaders and all will be working united to ensure victory of all 30 candidates.
Speaking to reporters post meeting, Tanavade said that though the elections are not fought on party lines, BJP backed panel will win in all 30 wards.
He said that the BJP Panaji mandal is united and will work to ensure victory of all 30 candidates, backed by the party. He ruled out any differences within the workers.
Further, Tanavade said that the party backed panel will win with complete majority in all 11 municipalities and CCP election. He said that party has full faith in its workers who are working day and night to ensure victory of our panels.
Later speaking, Monserrate and Kuncolienkar also said that they are working together to ensure victory in all 30 wards.