Panaji: Goa Forward Party President Vijai Sardesai on Friday ruled out the possibility of any mid-term polls in the State.
He was referring to the apprehensions raised by opposition Congress party of State heading towards mid-term polls along with Parliamentary elections early next year.
“There is going to be no mid term polls I have discussed with whoever it needs to be discussed with in Delhi and in Goa,” Sardesai told reporters at the sidelines of an event in Panaji this evening.
“I have got an assurance from ruling party that there will be no mid term poll. You are well aware about political reality, no one can afford the mid term poll,” he commented.
GFP is an alliance partner in Manohar Parrikar-led Goa government.
Parrikar, 62, is currently admitted in All India Institute of Medical Sciences New Delhi where he is taking treatment for his pancreatic ailment.