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GA-SCOOTER (BES8) - Fearing accident, Parrikar says he no longer rides a scooter

Contributed by NAMPA / PTI.

Panaji, Jan 14 (PTI) While media reports have often projected Goa chief minister Manohar Parrikar as a politician who moves around on a scooter, Parrikar said he no longer does so fearing an accident.
"People ask me whether I travel on a scooter. I tell them that I donít any more. My mind is filled with work related thoughts and if I ride my scooter while my mind is somewhere else, then I could meet with an accident," Parrikar told a gathering of BJP workers in Canacona yesterday.
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