Politics Goa chief minister Manohar Parrikar passes away, govt declares national mourning on Monday Updated : March 18, 2019 07:09 AM IST The condition of the former defence minister, diagnosed with advanced pancreatic cancer in February last year, turned "extremely critical" on Sunday, Parrikar had been on life support system since late Saturday night. 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.