👉- Senior BJP leader Manohar Parrikar to be sworn-in as Goa Chief Minister tomorrow evening;
President Pranab Mukherjee accepts resignation of Mr Parrikar as Defence Minister; Finance Minister Arun Jaitley given additional charge of Defence.
👉- Congress moves
Supreme Court against Goa Governor’s decision to invite BJP for government formation; Hearing likely tomorrow.
👉- Hectic parleys on for government formation in Manipur by both the contenders- BJP and Congress; Chief Minister Ibobi Singh says he will resign by tomorrow; N. Biren Singh elected leader of the BJP Legislature Party.
👉- Cash withdrawal restrictions from savings bank accounts lifted.
👉- India suspends cross-border bus service to Pakistan from Poonch following damage by Pakistani heavy shelling to facilitation centre along the LoC.
👉- Festival of colours, Holi celebrated with enthusiasm.
👉- And in Cricket: Virat Kohli slips one place to 4th among batsmen while R Ashwin returns as top all-rounder in the ICC Test rankings.