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Goa Cong chief resigns; citing his age and Rahul Gandhi’s speech!!

Naik, who is in his early seventies, said that he has sent in his resignation

Citing the Congress chief speech talking about need to pave way for younger generation to take over, the Goa Congress President Shantaram Naik on Tuesday resigned from his post.

Naik, who is in his early seventies, said that he has sent in his resignation to the Congress chief.

Naik was elected to Lok Sabha in 1984 from North Goa constituency and twice to Rajya Sabha later.

Congress with 16 legislators, is currently the main opposition in the Goa Legislative Assembly.

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