Congress backing their claim based on an RTI also said it has decided to approach the Governor seeking MLA Siddharth Kuncolienkar's disqualification.

The MLA, however has refuted the allegations and denied any violation of law. "Panaji MLA Siddharth Kuncolienkar had won a contract for providing air conditioners to under-construction building of the Goa State Pollution Control Board (GSPCB) which is being constructed by the State Infrastructure Development Corporation," Congress' state unit spokesman Durgadas Kamat said in a press conference while claiming that he has secured the information under RTI.

Kamat said the Congress will submit a petition to Governor Mridula Sinha seeking disqualification of Kuncolienkar as his act is in alleged violation of Representation of People Act, 1951.

Kamat also distributed the documents to media-persons to support his claim. "The MLA has got the contract in violation of section 9 (A) of the Representation of People's Act, 1951 that debars a legislator from seeking government contracts as it can lead to conflict while discharging his duty (as legislator)," the Congress leader alleged.

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