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Vijai Sardesai

'State govt intolerant towards criticism from expats': Goa Forward Party chief

He said Indians living abroad have the right to voice their opinion about Goa.

02 Dec 2019 12:01 PM

New political front taking shape in Goa: Sanjay Raut

Vijai Sardesai said that just like in Maharashtra, the opposition should come together in Goa also.

29 Nov 2019 3:21 PM

'Parrikar died twice': Outgoing Goa Deputy CM on induction of Cong MLAs

The Congress in Goa suffered a body blow Wednesday when 10 of its 15 MLAs switched over to the BJP.

13 Jul 2019 8:01 PM

Ahead of cabinet reshuffle, Goa CM Pramod Sawant drops four ministers

The swearing-in ceremony of new ministers is scheduled to be held at 3 pm.

13 Jul 2019 2:03 PM

'Regret losing cool': Goa leader after video of him knocking off phone goes viral

Sardesai and other officers were inspecting a garbage dump in South Goa when the incident happened.

07 May 2019 9:13 AM


Day after MGP split, Manohar Ajgaonkar made Goa deputy CM

Ajgaonkar is now the second deputy chief minister along with Goa Forward Party (GFP) leader and state minister Vijai Sardesai.

28 Mar 2019 3:12 PM

Goa Minister, slammed for comparing Manohar Parrikar to Jesus, hits back

Earlier, Goa Minister Vijai Sardesai praised Mr Parrikar, saying that like Jesus Christ, he built bridges, not walls.

02 Feb 2019 4:48 PM

Chant ancient Vedic 'mantra' to improve crop yield: Goa government to farmers

Official said govt has been holding talks with institutions like the Shiv Yog Foundation and Brahmakumaris who have expertise in this field.

24 Nov 2018 9:30 AM

Should have taken everyone on board for cabinet expansion: Goa Forward Party

'The cabinet expansion...the manner and the speed in which it was done, could have been avoided,' GFP President Sardesai said.

26 Sep 2018 9:28 AM

Chant mantra, adopt cosmic farming to improve yield: Goa minister tells farmers

'Cosmic farming will give you safe food without any chemicals or fertilisers,' the minister said.

05 Jul 2018 12:50 PM


‘Gangs of Wasseypur-like situation’ to arise if ‘outsiders’ control mining: Goa min

The Supreme Court had, on February 7, cancelled the second renewal of iron ore mining leases given to 88 companies in Goa in 2015.

13 Feb 2018 9:37 AM

Domestic tourists 'scum of earth', make Goa exclusive for rich: State min

Sardesai contradicted CM Manohar Parrikar's target of 1 Cr tourists and asked the govt to target foreign and upper-class Indian tourists.

10 Feb 2018 10:48 AM

Congress praises Goa minister for his warning to VHP

Vijai Sardesai said that if such utterances are repeated, the government would not hesitate to use the law to ban such elements.

19 Apr 2017 11:34 AM