Manohar Parrikar to fly to U.S for medical treatment

Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar will leave for the United States of America on August 10 for a medical check-up and return on August 17, a senior official said.

Parrikar (62) is suffering from a pancreatic ailment and had, earlier, flown to the U.S on March 7 for treatment.

He returned to the country on June 14.

A statement from the Chief Minister's Office informed that Parrikar would not be available in the state between August 10-17.