PANJIM: Taking a jibe at Congress and BJP, Goa Forward Party (GFP) Working President Kiran Kandolkar today announced that his party has finalised 25 candidates for the upcoming assembly elections in Goa.
Addressing the media Kandolkar said that the people of Goa are total fed up of the national parties Congress and BJP and now looking towards regional parties.
“We have finalised 25 candidates for the upcoming Goa assembly elections, our party will be the first such to finalise candidates,” Kandolkar said
He said, “We don’t have to care for the Congress as the people of Goa aware and also the BJP, Goans want Regional Party now,”
Meanwhile, Advocate Jitendra Goankar from Pernem joined the Goa Forward Party and is likely to contest elections from Pernem.
“People from Pernem are fed up of the Babu Ajgoankar and they want a local candidate for the upcoming elections,” he added