• search
For Quick Alerts
For Daily Alerts

AAP can't repeat Delhi in Goa: Laxmikant Parsekar


Panaji, May 23: Days after Delhi chief minister Arvind Kejriwal declared that AAP would contest the Goa assembly elections next year, Goa chief minister Laxmikant Parsekar welcomed Kejriwal into the state.

Parsekar, speaking to NDTV said that AAP cannot win Goa the way it won Delhi. "AAP is welcome to contest, but they can't repeat Delhi in Goa. Goans are not emotional people," he said.

Also read: Congress, BJP have husband-wife like relationship: Arvind Kejriwal

AAP can't repeat Delhi in Goa: Goa CM

Parsekar went on to add that he was confident that the AAP would dent the Congress but will not win any seats ini the state. He also denied Kejriwal's statement that tourism in the state was being promoted through 'sex, drugs and gambling.'

Meanwhile, BJP demanded an apology from Kejriwal for his statement alleging that he defamed the state.

In his maiden rally in Panaji, Kejriwal had stated that "tourism in Goa is suffering. The state has turned into drugs, sex and gambling destination under the BJP government".

OneIndia News

For Daily Alerts
Get Instant News Updates
Notification Settings X
Time Settings
Clear Notification X
Do you want to clear all the notifications from your inbox?
Settings X
We use cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website. This includes cookies from third party social media websites and ad networks. Such third party cookies may track your use on Oneindia sites for better rendering. Our partners use cookies to ensure we show you advertising that is relevant to you. If you continue without changing your settings, we'll assume that you are happy to receive all cookies on Oneindia website. However, you can change your cookie settings at any time. Learn more