Manohar Parrikar died due to cancer, funeral at Miramar

Goa chief minister Manohar Gopalakrishna Prabhu Parrikar died in the midst of his fourth term in office. The 63-year-old widower, also former defense minister of India, is survived by two sons and a grandchild. His death leaves India’s smallest state with a coalition government under considerable strain. Parrikar had quit as Union defense minister in March 2017 more