Politics 2 MGP MLAs break away from party in Goa, merge legislative wing with BJP Updated : March 27, 2019 09:36 AM IST Sawant, who faced floor test last week after the demise of chief minister Manohar Parrikar, was supported by 20 MLAs as against 15 from the opposition. Subscribe to Moneycontrol PRO at just Rs.33/- per month for the first year. Use code SUPERPRO. Limited period offer. Available on Web and Android.