Questioning the state of affairs in Goa, the party has said that it will launch a protest and seek a full-time Chief Minister of the state. Stressing on the need for a "full-time" CM who can hold regular cabinet meetings, Congress' Goa unit chief Girish Chodankar said, \u201cRight now, nobody knows what is happening. Who is running the government in the chief minister\u2019s name? We do not know who is signing the documents and who is taking the decisions.\u201d Alleging that Goa is currently in the \u201cintensive care unit\u201d, Goa Congress said that the party will stage a strike in Pernem on December 1 and demand a \u201cfull-time chief minister\u201d. PTI reported that the strike will be launched taluka-wise and will start in Bicholim. The party will also hold \u201cawareness campaigns\u201d across the state, Chodankar said, adding that the state has been without a CM for nine months. Goa Forward Party chief Vijai Sardesai, on the other hand, told PTI on Friday that that there was \u201cno question of replacing\u201d ailing Manohar Parrikar as Goa Chief Minister. On November 21, over 100 protestors, that included activists, residents and Congress supporters, demanded Parrikar\u2019s resignation after marching to his residence in Panaji\u2019s Dona Paula. The Goa BJP countered it saying that even former Prime Minister Jawaharlal Nehru was ill while in office. READ ALSO | Pakistan PM Imran Khan breaks silence on Dawood, Hafiz Saed: \u2018Can\u2019t be held responsible for inherited issues\u2019 Social activist Trajana D\u2019Mello had also petitioned in the High Court seeking Parrikar\u2019s health report. On November 26, the High Court of Bombay at Goa had asked the chief secretary to revert D\u2019Mello\u2019s plea on the health report, reported the Times of India. 62-year-old Parrikar, who is reportedly suffering from a pancreatic ailment, has been recovering at his Panaji residence after he was discharged from Delhi\u2019s All India Institute of Medical Sciences on October 14. The Chief Minister is yet to made a public appearance since his return to Goa and has been away from office for much of this year. Independent MLA and Revenue Minister Rohan Khaunte had also made a remark that the administration has slackened in Parrikar\u2019s absence. Last week on November 22, Goa Forward Party chief and agriculture minister Vijai Sardesai had said that the ailing Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar wanted to resign, however, the BJP high command did not allow it, as per a report carried by Hindustan Times. The BJP has supported Parrikar and is of the view that he has been looking after governance despite his ongoing treatment. However, Goa's opposition parties and even allies in the state government have alleged that his absence was bringing the administration to a halt. Sardesai on Friday told PTI that he had met Parrikar on November 28. "I had met the CM while coming back from the closing ceremony function of IFFI (on November 28). He is fine. Where is the question of replacing him?" said Sardesai.