Panaji, Jan 26 : Goa Chief Minister Pramod Sawant on Tuesday said anti-national forces were misguiding farmers and creating confusion in the minds of youth.
Speaking at the state level-function organised in the city to celebrate Republic Day after unfurling national flag, the Chief Minister said,’The anti-national forces are creating confusion in the minds of the youth and farmers, and misguiding them on certain issues.” However, he did not referring to any specific issue.
Stating that the Constitution of the country had enshrined that all the opinions should be respected, Dr Sawant said,’It is our solemn duty to work for the unity of the country.”
He pointed out that Prime Minister Narendra Modi had embarked on a mission of instilling patriotism among citizens and to make India ‘Vishwaguru’.
Stating that the state government was working towards goal of creating a “new India”, the Chief Minister expressed hope that the initiative of ‘Atmanirbhar Bharat, Swayampoorna Goa’ would revive strength of the coastal state.
Earlier, the Chief Minister inspected the parade and the guard of honour.