The GPCC president Luizinho Faleiro has said that the only agenda of the BJP is to demoralise the Congress leaders. Faleiro was addressing a rally organised by Congress workers in Bicholim Taluka.
The Leader of the Opposition Pratapsing Rane said, that the BJP-led government has failed on all fronts in the state which has resulted in unemployment, corruption etc said the Leader of the Opposition Pratapsingh Rane at Bicholim.
Rane said that the BJP has failed to start legal mining despite industrial slowdown. He alleged that the sectors such as tourism and agriculture have totally collapsed in the state.
Over 150 Congress party activists from Bicholim, Mayem and Sankhali constituencies including senior Congress leaders on Wednesday took out a rally in Bicholim to highlight the failure of the BJP government in the state. The leaders later burnt the effigy of Prime Minister Narendra Modi and submitted a memorandum to deputy collector to conduct an inquiry into the administration of the state government.
The agitation led by senior Congress leaders including state Congress president Luizinho Faleiro, Opposition Leader Pratapsing Rane, former Sankhali MLA Pratap Gawas, Girish Chodankar, M K Shaikh, Manohar Shirodkar, Jaidev Gaonkar, Manasi Shirodkar and others.
The morcha started from KTC bus stand and marched through different streets. The agitators shouted slogans against the BJP for rising inflation, taking a u-turn over different issues, failure in appointing a Lokayukta and other issues.
The morcha culminated near Chatrapati Shivaji Maharaj maidan.