Matrimonial |  Properties |  Jobs |  Classifieds |  Ask Doctor |  Live TV |  Sponsored Greetings |  Astrology  |   Red Chillies |  Automobile |  Music |  Tribute

      Search in

Wednesday, July 10, 2013 9:17:05 AM (IST)  

Goa CM intimidating Congress leaders: Opposition

Panaji, Jul 10 (IANS): Facing the prospect of a police probe after nine cadavers surfaced in a burial ground not far from his residence, Goa Congress president Subhash Shirodkar has accused the BJP government of victimising Congress leaders.

Shirodkar told a press conference Tuesday that the cadavers had been officially sourced for a homeopathy college run by him in Shiroda, 40 km from here, and that mischievous elements had dug them out in an attempt to target him last week.

"If the BJP is making an issue out of these cadavers, it only shows their bankruptcy of ideas. They have been sourced from a government hospital for anatomy studies at my college and were disposed at a burial ground and the site was inspected by pollution control board officials," Shirodkar said, giving out documents to back his case.

The cadavers which surfaced after heavy showers last week, had stirred a controversy with Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar saying that Shirodkar would have to face a police probe because the dead bodies were linked to the college run by the Congress leader.

Shirodkar now says that the chief minister had been gunning for Congress leaders for the last 16 months, ever since the BJP came to power.

"He is just trying to intimidate us with these tactics. They work with some people, but not with everyone," Shirodkar said when asked if the intimidatory tactics were paying off.

The party president said that the BJP government had been elected to power on the anti-corruption plank and that if some Congress leaders had done any wrong, they should be punished.

"Just taking names is not enough. Why doesn't he act against those who are corrupt," Shirodkar said, a day after Parrikar named four former Congress minister and then chief minister Digambar Kamat for allegedly indulging in corruption during their tenure in power.

Stay updated wherever you go with and Daijiworld 24X7 tv channel mobile apps.
CLICK HERE to download it for your device.
(available on Android and IOS)

Comments on this article
KRPrabhu, Mangalore/Bangalore
Thursday, July 11, 2013

Dear Shirodkar.
Kithenk thumi rodka?
Kithenk ye vichaar hadka,
Police,purlele made poora kadka,
Kayin nathleri thumka sodka...
Kasalek atha mando hoon korka?

Print this Article
Email this article to your friend
Write your Comments
News Title Goa CM intimidating Congress leaders: Opposition
Your Name
Native Place / Place of Residence
Your E-mail
Your Comment
[Please limit your comments within 2000 characters]

You have characters left.
Disclaimer: Please write your correct name and email address. Kindly do not post any personal, abusive, defamatory, infringing, obscene, indecent, discriminatory or unlawful or similar comments. will not be responsible for any defamatory message posted under this article.

Please note that sending false messages to insult, defame, intimidate, mislead or deceive people or to intentionally cause public disorder is punishable under law. It is obligatory on Daijiworld to provide the IP address and other details of senders of such comments, to the authority concerned upon request.

Hence, sending offensive comments using daijiworld will be purely at your own risk, and in no way will be held responsible.
Security Validation
Enter the characters in the image above
Published by Daijiworld Media Pvt Ltd Mangalore
Editor-in-chief : Walter Nandalike

Corporate Office :
Daijiworld Residency,
Airport Road, Bondel Post,
Mangalore - 575 008
Karnataka India
Telephone : +91-824-2982023
City Office :
First Floor,
Divya Deepa Arcade,
Bendorewell, Kankanady,
Mangalore - 575 002
Karnataka India
Telephone : +91-824-4259372
e-mail   General enquiry:, News & Info :

Disclaimer | Privacy Policy | About Us
Copyright 2001 - 2016. All rights reserved.
Our Franchise Offices
Kishoo Enterprises,
3rd Floor, Mandavi Trade Centre,
Kadiyali, Udupi 576 102
Telephone : 0091-820-4295571
e-mail :
Daijiworld Middle East FZE
P.O.Box: 84772, Dubai, UAE
Tel: 971-50-6597629  Fax: 971-4-2639207