Independent MLA Prasad Gaonkar extends support to Goa TMC

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Dona Paula (Goa) [India], October 13 (ANI): Independent MLA from Sangum constituency Prasad Shashikant Gaonkar, at a formal program in Dona Paula on Wednesday, promised full support to the Goa Trinamool Congress (TMC) and said he would join the TMC after his tenure. Will be The office ends.

“Women can do magic and Mamata Banerjee has the courage and power to topple the Modi government and we will do it. After my term ends, I will officially join TMC. My supporters and elected members of panchayats join in. TMC today,” Gaonkar said.

The release further said that Gaonkar’s brother Sandesh Shashikant Gaonkar had officially joined the Goa Trinamool Congress along with several of his supporters in the presence of TMC leader Derek O’Brien in the Rajya Sabha and former Goa CM Luizinho Faleiro. Recently Goa joined TMC.

While addressing the media, Luizinho Faleiro welcomed the support of “a farmer’s son”, Shashikant Gaonkar said the time has come to end the “atrocities” against farmers by the central government.

“I am happy that the son of a farmer is extending his support to Goa TMC. The Modi government is bulldozing our farmers and the time has come to end all such atrocities,” Faleiro said.

The leader also claimed that several women leaders are expected to join the Goa TMC.

“Women empowerment is one of the most important objectives of the Trinamool Congress. 41 per cent of the representatives in TMC are women and we will try to do the same in Goa,” Faleiro said.

Highlighting the vision of Goa TMC, party leader Derek O’Brien said that D in Didi stands for dedication, determination and development. (ANI)

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