Goa’s oldest loyal Congressman Shantaram is no more


Veteran Congress leader Shantaram Naik expired on Saturday early morning with a massive heart attack at his Madgao residence.The three-time MP was one of the oldest loyal Congressman of Goa.He would be cremated on Sunday morning in his Cuncolim village.
72-year old Shantaram had started participating in politics as a student Congressman since the second Assembly election of Goa in 1967 at the age of 21 and was in active politics for the last 46 years since 1972.