The women’s wing of the Goa Forward Party has demanded the removal of offshore casinos from Goa, saying they “affected women,” local media reports.
The Goa Forward Party is a key constituent of the ruling coalition running the Goa state government. Its President Vijai Sardesai is a cabinet minister:
The new wing was launched on Sunday, run by chief Ashma Sayed.
“These casinos should be removed as they are affecting women,” she said.