Panaji: Goa BJP president Sadananda Shet Tanawade on Friday slammed the Maharashtrawadi Gomantak Social gathering (MGP) management for protecting its candidates below “lock and key”, amid allegations that the ruling social gathering was making an attempt to get electoral candidates from the regional social gathering. Was being
“The BJP doesn’t purchase anybody’s candidates. If individuals wish to shield their candidates, they need to hold them protected by placing an enormous lock of Godrej,” Tanawade mentioned at a press convention on Friday.
The state BJP president was responding to allegations leveled by MGP MLA and former deputy chief minister Sudin Dhavalikar, who alleged that the ruling BJP was making an attempt to realize a few of its candidates.
“We (MGP) are usually not excited by poaching candidates. They need to shield their candidates,” Tanawade additionally mentioned.
The BJP has inducted a gentle stream of leaders from the Congress, MGP and Goa Ahead Social gathering over the previous few weeks. Since 2017, 14 Congress MLAs have left the opposition social gathering to hitch the BJP.
The MGP was in alliance with the BJP from 2017-2019 and the regional social gathering is now in talks with the Trinamool Congress to kind a pre-poll alliance forward of the 2022 state meeting elections.