more-news

Modi may follow Santa Claus into Goa

Panaji, Dec 22 : BJP's prime minister hopeful Narendra Modi may follow Santa Claus' footsteps to Goa this season, party sources said Sunday.


The Gujarat chief minister is scheduled to attend one of the three wedding related ceremonies of his Goa counterpart Manohar Parrikar's son Abhijat spread over Dec 26 and 27.

It in these days following Christmas when the portly Santa Claus also comes to town.

"Modi will either attend the wedding ceremony Dec 26 or the reception the following day," a party source said, adding several senior party leaders were also expected to be in attendance.

Abhijat is the Goa chief minister's younger son.

Party officials said Modi's rally in Goa had been put off from December to the second week of January to ensure it not disturb Christmas celebration in a state where Catholics account for over 25 percent of the population.

--IANS (Posted on 22-12-2013)

more-news headlines

Modi wrong person to handle Kashmir issue: K.C Tyagi

Enthusiastic voter turnout in North East reflects strong faith in democracy, peace

Delhi policeman rescues two minors from house on fire

Goa Congress unhappy with Karnataka unit over water dispute

Six killed in Kashmir road accident

Bihar mountain man's kin dies due to lack of medical care

40 children fall ill after eating ice-cream in Bihar village

EC launches voter awareness campaign with RED FM

Minor fire outside Delhi Metro station

Cloudy Saturday in Delhi, similar Sunday expected

CBI probe sought into Vadra's land deal

Two guerrillas arrested in Kashmir's Sopore

Quick Links: Goa | Munnar | Pondicherry | Free Yearly Horoscope '2014

Comments

Your e-mail:


Your Full Name:


Type verification image:
verification image, type it in the box

Message:

Back to Top