The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)-led government in Goa, under the leadership of chief minister Manohar Parrikar is going in for a floor test today at the special assembly session as per the direction of the Supreme Court.
The Supreme court said that there must be no other business apart from holding the floor test today.
Manohar Parrikar stepped down from the prestigious defence minister post to become the chief minister of the coastal state for the fourth time. Nine ministers also took oath of the office during the ceremony.
The BJP-led government has claimed support of 22 MLAs in the 40-member Goa assembly. The BJP with 13 seats has been supported by three MLAs each of the Goa Forward Party and Maharashtravadi Gomantak Party and three independents.
The Congress had won 17 seats.
Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar has reached to the assembly for the floor test and looking confident to prove the majority.