Panaji, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Goa unit President Vinay Tendulkar on Monday said that new Chief Minister of the state will be sworn-in by 1500 hrs.
Speaking to reporters at a resort near the city, he said, “I think everything will be clear by 2 pm.”
When asked about the approximate time of swearing-in he said,’Around after three.’
Mr Teundulkar was accompanied by Goa Assembly Speaker Dr Pramod Sawant, who is also a potential candidate for the top post in the state.
The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) is currently in talks with allies and independent MLAs for arriving at a consensus for Chief Minister.
The situation has arisen due to the demise of State Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar.