PM Modi wishes Goa on Liberation Day

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday wished Goa on its Liberation Day and also remembered those who sacrificed their lives to free the state from Portuguese rule.

IANS| Last Updated: Dec 19, 2014, 13:14 PM IST

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday wished Goa on its Liberation Day and also remembered those who sacrificed their lives to free the state from Portuguese rule.

"On Goa Liberation Day I convey my best wishes to people of Goa. We remember all those who dedicated their lives to the movement to free Goa," he said in a statement.

Goa was liberated from over 450-years of Portuguese rule on December 19, 1961.