Speaker Michael Lobo confirmed saying that his office was contacted by the two MLAs around 1:30 am when they walked in with a letter, and by 2 am their letters were officially accepted.

Goa Chief Minister Pramod Sawant wins floor test after 20 MLAs voted in his favor

"We are going for the floor test tomorrow. There is no problem in that. There will be two deputy CMs in this government- Vijay Sardesai and Sudin Dhavalikar. And I request all the people to not congratulate me or welcome me with flowers during the 7-day mourning period," Sawant said.

Goa chief minister and former Union Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar was cremated with state honours at Panaji on Monday, with thousands bidding him a fond farewell. The final rites were performed as per the Vedic Hindu rituals.

It is sad that Congress is finding Manohar Parrikar's demise as an opportune moment to play politics in Goa, said BJP leader Ram Madhav here on Sunday.

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday expressed condolences on the sad demise of Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar, who was diagnosed with pancreatic cancer.

Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar, who was diagnosed with pancreatic cancer, has died in hospital on Sunday.

Goa CM Manohar Parrikar on Wednesday slammed Congress President Rahul Gandhi for politicising his courtesy visit and using it for ‘petty political gains’.

Rahul who was wearing a blue t-shirt, also posed for photographs and selfies with patrons of the seafood restaurant, who had arrived for a quiet lunch on Sunday.

Prime Minister Narendra Modi interacted with BJP's booth-level workers from South Goa, Kolhapur, Hatkanangle, Madha and Satara Parliamentary constituencies through video-conferencing today.