former pwd minister churchill alemao resigns from congress party decided to contest april 12 lok sabha polls as an independent candidate


22/03/2014 … Former pwd minister Churchill alemao finally resigned from the congress party on Saturday and has decided to contest the April 12 lok Sabha elections as an independent candidate …

Mr alemao who along with his supporters came to the party head office in Panjim and handed over his resignation letter to the gpcc president mr john Fernandes in the presence of congress members

Speaking to media reporters the former pwd minister said that he could file his nomination form in the next week as he was seriously upset after his party had given the party ticket to reginaldo lourenco

Alemao blamed some of the congress leaders for playing with his sentiments by not giving the lok Sabha ticket to his daughter velanka alemao

gpcc president john Fernandes said that since people of the state had decided two years back the congress party would not have any effect of the resignation give by mr alemao from the congress party

Meanwhile warren alemao said that central leaders had also done injustice to the alemao family when so much of work the alemao family had done for the congress party in the past many years