CONGRESS‘ MHARGAYECHO JAGOR ENTERS DAY TWO
MAPUSA: Congress’ nationwide ‘Jan Jagran Abhiyan’ campaign to create a public awareness against inflation in the country entered a second day. This five-day campaign against price rise, ‘Mhargayecho Jagor’ (price-rise vigil) kicked off at the capital city and Mapusa, Aldona, Pernem, Cumbharjua and Bicholim constituency was covered on Friday. It saw the active participation of the various Congress blocks, districts, frontal organisations and cells working together to make this campaign a great success.
The Former Union Minister, P Chidambaram and Congress in-Charge of Goa visited two Constituencies, Mapusa and Aldona.
The North Goa Congress District Committee President, Vijay Bhike highlighted that he was part of the campaign across three constituencies where they met with locals, shopkeepers, businessman, taxi and rickshaw drivers and distributed pamphlets to create an awareness on the issue of price rise.
“We told the people about the failure of the BJP-led government and put forth to the public the importance of reducing prices of LPG products and essential commodities,” said Bhike.
In Aldona, one group of Congress workers began their campaign near District Hospital and ended at Tar Bastora. The AICC Senior Election Observer for Goa, P Chidambaram; AICC North Goa Observer, Mansoor Khan; GPCC Vice President, Dr Pramod Salgaonkar; GPCC Gen. Sec and Media Cell Chairman, Amarnath Panjikar; Ex MLA and Gen Sec GPCC, Agnelo Fernandes; NGDCC President, Vijay Bhike; Aldona Block Congress President, Ashwin De Souza; Legal Cell Chairman, Adv. Carlos Alvares Ferreira; MMC Councillors, Tarak Arolkar and Vikas Arolkar; AIUWC President Aldona, Jyostna Nagde; Youth Congress President, Vittal Arondekar and Bihar Youth Congress, Rohit Kumar.
While in Bicholim the campaign took off at the market. THe Ex Union Minister of India, Ramakant Khalap; North Goa Congress District Committee President, Vijay Bhike; Bicholim Block President, Arjun Parab; Mahila President, Janat, Nasir Beig and others party workers were present.
At Mapusa the campaign began at the Sub Yard and concluded at the Mapusa market. It was attended by AICC Senior Election Observer for Goa, P Chidambaram; AICC North Goa Observer, Mansoor Khan; GPCC Vice President, Dr Pramod Salgaonkar;GPCC Gen. Sec & Media Cell Chairman, Amarnath Panjikar; Ex MLA and Gen Sec GPCC, Agnelo Fernandes; NGDCC President Vijay Bhike; Mapusa youth Congress President, Himanshu Tivrekar; President Mahila block congress, Pratiksha Khalap; Councilor, Sudhir Kandolkar and Bihar Youth Congress, Rohit Kumar.
While in Pernem, the Ex minister, Sangeeta Parab; Pernem Constituency Block President, Rudresh Deshprabhu; Mandrem Block President, Narayan Redkar; Mandrem Mahila President and other members namely Rekha Parab; Advocate Jitendra Gaonkar, Prakash Kinlekar, Pravin Prabhu, Sagar Deshprabhu along with other party workers were present.
In Cumbharjua, the Goa Congress President, Girish Chodankar; Vice President GPCC, Dharma Chodankar; and others from the Cumbharjua Block Committee were present namely Vishwanth Harlankar, Rajesh Giralaniji and Dominic.