House unites to sing praises to ‘winner’ Parrikar

Chief minister ManoharParrikar said there should be no worry on law and order front. The situation is not bad as been depicted by some, he said, adding that the crime scenario is more or less the same as during the last few years.

Parrikar said this while responding to a motion moved to congratulate him for being awarded the 'best politician of the year' award by a TV channel recently. Ruling party members, as well as alliance members along with opposition members showered praises on the chief minister. Congress MLA Reginaldo Lourenco and Fatorda legislator Vijai Sardessai also supported the motion, though they did so with some restraint. Sardessai also criticized Parrikar, alleging that the law and order situation has deteriorated in the State. He and Lourenco wore black headbands during the session. [TOI]