Saturday , 16 February 2019

Goa News

GRB ready to rehabilitate people to be displaced by NH expansion

PANAJI: Stating that the Goa Rehabilitation Board  (GRB) is all set to rehabilitate the people, who will be displaced by the proposed expansion of the National Highway 4 and National Highway 17, running from Patradevi to Polem, the chairman of the Goa Rehabilitation Board, Mr Surendra Sirsat on Tuesday said that the under-completion State Rehabilitation Policy, which would soon be presented to the government would be very much helpful in rehabilitating these people.

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‘Govt unjust in charging IT Habitat units huge fees’

PANAJI: Revealing the information received under the Right to Information Act, the former IT minister and the MLA of Aldona constituency, Mr Dayanand Narvekar on Tuesday said that the chairman of Info Tech Corporation of Goa, Mr Subhash Shirodkar has issued show cause notices to all the entrepreneurs, who had taken land on lease at the Dona Paula-based Rajiv Gandhi IT Habitat, for setting up their IT-based units.

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‘Goa doesn’t need highway corridor’

PANAJI: The North Goa member of the Parliament, Mr Shripad Naik on Tuesday said that Goa doesn’t need the highway corridor to pass through it as a six-lane highway has already been constructed between Kholapur and Mangalore and alleged that the Congress leaders are imposing these highways on Goans due to the paybacks in the Rs 11,000-crore project.

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