Manohar Parrikar To Be Given State Funeral Today

The funeral of Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar is to be held on Monday. The four-time Chief Minister and former Defence Minister died aged 63 at his private residence on Sunday after fighting pancreatic cancer for over a year. Late on Sunday, the Congress formally staked its claim to form a government with Governor Mridula Sinha. It claimed to be the single more