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Congress welcomes Goa as venue for BRICS meet

Sentinel Digital DeskBy : Sentinel Digital Desk

  |  18 Aug 2016 12:00 AM GMT

Paji, Aug 17: The Congress here has welcomed the selection of Goa as a venue for the high profile BRICS meet later this year, state party president Luizinho Faleiro said on Wednesday. “Anything happening in Goa I am proud of it. I welcome it. As long as it does not affect Goa and Goans. See, Goa is not only a tiol destition. Goa is an intertiol destition and has already hosted heads of Commonwealth countries. We had Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting (CHOGM) over here,” Faleiro said. The CHOGM meet was held in Goa in 1983 and was hosted by then Prime Minister Indira Gandhi. (IANS)

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