Panaji: Chief Minister Dr Pramod Sawant on Sunday clarified that No instructions were given by anybody from the Government to not oppose notification of Mhadei award.
Following allegations by Opposition, Sawant took to social media to clarify the issue.
“No instructions were given by anybody from the Government to not oppose Notification of Mahadai award,” he said.
The CM said that Government instructions are always in writing.
“We had immediately changed the lawyer and Mukul Rohatgi ex Attorney General appeard for us. Now ex ASG Narsinha appears for us,” he said.
Sawant added that this fact is already in the public domain for more than a year.
“I once again appeal to the opposition to not play dirty politics on the Mhadei issue,” he said.