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Goa: Manohar Parrikar's son to contest from Panaji as independent candidate

Business Standard | 21/01/2022 09:31 PM | Click to read full article

Utpal Parrikar, the son of former Goa chief minister late Manohar Parrikar, on Friday quit the BJP. He would contest the coming Assembly elections in the state from Panaji as an independent candidate, he announced.

The ruling party has fielded incumbent MLA Atanasio Monserrate from the Panaji seat, which Manohar Parrikar had represented for a long time.