The previous government had initiated the process of running the North Goa district hospital under PPP mode, which was objected to by the BJP, then in the opposition in the state assembly. The matter was also taken to the court.
Meanwhile, the Chief Minister convened a meeting to discuss the upcoming budget and various proposals to be included in it. The state budget would be presented next week by Parrikar in the state assembly.
The meeting was attended by all the 26 legislators supporting the government, informed sources in the ruling combine.