PANAJI: While alleging that drugs and extortion is the financial model for Goa government, Goa Forward Party (GFP) President and Fatorda MLA Vijai Sardesai today said ease of doing drugs business is very high in the state.
Sardesai was reacting to Team Goemkarponn’s special story on drug nexus led by Editor-in-chief Suraj Nandrekar and Chief Photographer Rozario Estibeiro.
“Ease of doing drug business is very high in Goa. drugs and extortion is the financial model for Goa government. It is now open that establishments are now saying that action on drugs will affect tourist,” said Sardesai
He further said that these are serious allegations and government is generating revenue from illegal methods and systems.
Vijai said that these allegations are made by Top cop from the Indian state and not by someone from outside. He said that there are serious allegations.
“Hyderabad Police are going on record that drug operations and nexus runs from Goa. Goa government has soft corner for drug trade and political nexus,’ he added
Sardesai said that drug trades are going on in full swing in Goa and that its correct that BJP is Bharatiya Ganja Party.
“There is government backing. Goa BJP is Bharatiya Ganja party,” he said
Meanwhile, Vijai has demanded that government take serious and strict action against drug trade and extortion before the assembly.
“Govt should take action before assembly, If action is not taken we will be forced to take action
There is political backing. Govt should crackdown on extortion and drugs,” he added
Goa, besides being a logistics hub for coal, also served as one for drugs, and accused cadres of BJP of running the drug trade.
“This has been proven by the Telangana police, and Goa police has no answer,
because for everything there is political interference,” he added
He said that Ganja party is running the state and Drug trade cannot happen without state protection.
“Telangana police has clearly shown that drugs has got state,” he added