Panaji: The issue of illegal mining would be
one of the highlights in the Goa leg of the Jan Chetna Yatra
by BJP leader L K Advani, a senior party functionary said
here on Wednesday.
BJP State General Secretary, Govind Parvatkar told
reporters that Advani would be speaking on various issues
including illegal mining, in his two mega public meetings
scheduled on November 1 in the state.
"We have briefed him on the issue and also given him
suggestions," Parvatkar said, adding Advani knows the issue in
BJP officials said the Yatra would enter Goa on November
1 from neighbouring Karwar in Karnataka. Advani will be in the
state for a day during which he will address two public
meetings in Curchorem and Mapusa towns and also receive
several public receptions, he said.
After the day`s stay, he would leave for Maharashtra on