The BJP has been holding meetings of its core committee to finalise the names of the candidates.
The day before Moitra had tweeted that the TMC will do "everything possible to defeat BJP" and tagged GFP and Congress. Moitra, however, didn't include the name of the Aam Aadmi Party in that tweet.
The overall caseload in Goa mounted to 1,82,201 on Monday with the new caseload. Goa has so far reported five cases of the Omicron variant, including four on Monday.
The Congress and the Goa Forward Party (GFP) on Saturday announced a pre-poll alliance for the upcoming state Assembly elections due in February next year.
Goa polls are scheduled in February 2022 and NCP’s Churchill Alemao said he will formally join TMC later in the day, in the presence of Mamata Banerjee, who is on a two-day visit to the state.
Priyanka Gandhi, the Congress general secretary during his scheduled Goa visit had to attend a series of meetings, ahead of the upcoming elections in the state, slated early next year.
"However, it is too early to see what shape and form this will take with regard to OTT. As the OTT space evolves, there should be constant discussions on this," said lyricist-writer and Central Board of Film Certification (CBFC) chairperson Prasoon Joshi.
It was meant to be a scheduled appointment with a Congress party election strategist, but a 'chance' meeting with BJP's Goa election in-charge Devendra Fadnavis at a starred city hotel at midnight on Monday midnight appears to have put Congress state working president Aleixo Reginaldo in a bind.
Union Minister Nitin Gadkari also said there will be parking space beneath the Zuari bridge in Goa and people could arrive even in boats.
TMC supremo Mamata Banerjee said her party stands for unity of Hindus, Muslims and Christians.
The political strategist Prashant Kishor said the problem with Rahul Gandhi is that: ‘he thinks it's just a matter of time that people will throw him (Modi) away. That's not happening’.
This will be Mamata Banerjee's maiden visit to the coastal state, where the TMC has decided to contest the upcoming Assembly elections due in February 2022.
Luizinho Faleiro had resigned from Congress recently to join TMC. His appointment as TMC’s national vice president comes within a month of his joining the party.
The Indian Super League begins on November 19 at Margao. All the matches will be played in Goa.
The president of Goa Forward Party Kiran Kandolkar had compared TMC supremo Mamata Banerjee to ‘Goddess Durga’.
Former Goa Chief Minister and Congress leader Luizinho Faleiro is set to join TMC in presence of the party’s supremo Mamata Banerjee.
Goa Chief Minister Pramod Sawant, while congratulating first secretary Sneha Dubey said she has done her schooling from the state.
'They were staying at different places in Siolim village. No injury marks were found on their bodies, but we are investigating both the cases from all the angles,' police said.
A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.PTI Photo
Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.PTI Photo
A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.PTI Photo
Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
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