Congress claims: Party leaders detained during Amit Shah's visit to Goa
Amit Shah Goa Visit: The Goa Congress has claimed that some of its leaders were detained ahead of Union Home Minister Amit Shah's visit to the coastal state on Sunday. Congress media cell president Amarnath Panjikar claimed that several party leaders were detained.
Union Home Minister Amit Shah was on a visit to Goa on Sunday, 16 April. During this visit, Amit Shah visited the Shri Nagesh temple in the Ponda district. Also held consultations with BJP leaders and workers regarding the elections to be held on the South Goa seat. But during Amit Shah's visit to Goa, the matter of detention of Congress leaders has come to the fore. The Congress itself has claimed that party leaders have been detained. The Goa Congress has claimed that some of its leaders were detained ahead of Union Home Minister Amit Shah's visit to the coastal state on Sunday. Congress media cell president Amarnath Panjikar claimed that he was put under house arrest at his sister's house, while the party's state president Amit Patkar and other leaders were detained by the police ahead of Shah's meeting in Ponda in south Goa on Sunday. took.
Speaking to an agency, Panjikar, president of the Congress media cell, said the police had been following him since morning and he was kept under house arrest at his sister's house in Old Goa. After going to my sister's house in Old Goa, I was not allowed to go out, he claimed. The police put me under house arrest.
Mahila Congress president Bina Naik and other Congress leaders were detained by the police in Old Goa and Ponda, Panjikar said. Significantly, during a rally in Karnataka's Belagavi in January, Amit Shah said, today I have come here to tell you that the BJP at the Center has resolved the long-standing dispute between Goa and Karnataka regarding Mhadei. And to quench the thirst of the farmers of many districts, Mahadei has been allowed to be diverted and brought to Karnataka.
Former AICC secretary Girish Chodankar had told that they are protesting at Ponda, a few kilometres away from Amit Shah's meeting place, demanding that Shah should clarify the Mhadei issue. He said many of our leaders were detained by the police. Here Union Home Minister Amit Shah, who is on a visit to Goa, visited Shri Nagesh Temple in the Ponda district.
Attacking the Congress during this yatra, Amit Shah said that Rahul Baba has ended one of his yatras. Congressmen were seen as very happy all over India. Then came the elections in the three states of the North East. Rahul Baba campaigned loudly there and the Congress got swept away in all three states.
Amit Shah further said that today I have come only for the seat of South Goa. My BJP workers have said that we will feed lotus to Modi ji on the South Goa seat... I want to tell Kharge ji from here today, listen Rahul Baba, the BJP government with the full majority is going to be formed in Karnataka also. Has been