Goa Congress leader blames `family raj` for losses

The first signs of bickering were showing in the Goa Congress with the party`s decision to allot 33 percent of seats to the kin of sitting legislators being blamed for its poor showing in the assembly elections.

Last Updated: Mar 06, 2012, 11:33 AM IST

Panaji: The first signs of bickering were showing in the Goa Congress with the party`s decision to allot 33 percent of seats to the kin of sitting legislators being blamed for its poor showing in the assembly elections.
"Everyone knows which issues I was raising. You know what they are. The issue of family raj was most crucial which I think the people have not liked," Mauvin Godinho, a former election campaign chief of the Congress and one of those who have won, said.
Goa voted March 3 for a new 40-member Assembly.

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