Goa Polls: BJP MLA resigns, may join Congress

Vijay Pai Khot MLA from Canacona, on Friday submitted his resignation to Assembly Speaker Pratap Singh Rane ahead of the March 3 Assembly polls in Goa. With this, the number of legislators who have resigned in the last two months has gone up to four. Khot said he is yet to decide his future political course of action.

BJP legislators Rajesh Patnekar and Dayanand Sopte had resigned last month and joined the ruling Congress. Former minister Fransisco Miccky Pacheco had quit NCP to join Goa Vikas Party.

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