Cong’s South Goa gen secy joins TMC | Goa Information

Panaji: Former deputy chairperson of Margao Municipal Council and South Goa district Congress common secretary Ethel Lobo joined the All India Trinamool Congress (TMC) on Wednesday within the presence of member of parliament and TMC Goa in-charge Mahua Moitra. Lobo, who was with Congress for greater than 30 years, mentioned she’s going to contest the 2022 meeting elections from Fatorda constituency.
Lobo, who mentioned that she is “pained” with the functioning of Congress, mentioned that state Congress president Girish Chodankar by no means cooperated together with her relating to selections concerning the Fatorda constituency. Lobo is a vocal critic of Goa Ahead Social gathering president Vijai Sardesai.
“I’m deeply pained with the way in which Congress handled me. Congress is now not the occasion that it was. They handled me like a doormat they usually had no place for a lady. All pro-BJP persons are in Congress right now,” Lobo mentioned.
She mentioned she knowledgeable Congress senior election observer P Chidambaram about her grievances, however he brushed her apart.
Apparently, a video clip went viral on Wednesday wherein South Goa Congress MP Francisco Sardinha is reportedly seen instigating employees from the Fatorda Congress block to go away the occasion en masse and be part of different political events. Lobo, who’s an in depth aide of Sardinha, mentioned that Sardinha’s statements within the video had nothing to do together with her becoming a member of TMC.
Within the clip, which has been broadly shared on social media platforms, Sardinha can also be heard calling Chodankar a “chor”. This isn’t the primary time that the South Goa MP has criticised his personal state occasion president.

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