Tuesday , 19 March 2019

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Giving extensions to retired employees is injustice to youngsters: AAP

Aam Aadmi Party has questioned the government on discontinuing the services of young LDCs and data entry operators while retired employees are being given innumerable extensions.AAP says an extension given in the Electricity department has deprived a woman from sitting in the chief electrical engineer’s chair. Please like & share: Read More »

Nachinola farmers upset over salt water entering fields

Nachinola farmers are afraid that they will not be able to cultivate their fields this season.And the reason.The sluice gates are damaged due to lack of maintenance.And this has resulted in salt water entering the fields.On Wednesday the local farmers met the local authorities to protest against this against this issue. Please like & share: Read More »

Madkaikar operated after brain stroke, 5th MLA suffering with serious ailment

Power Minister Pandurang Madkaikar suffered a massive brain stroke late on Monday night in Mumbai.He was operated early Tuesday morning at Kokilaben Hospital.He has been kept under observation for 72 hours, only after which his condition would be known. He is the fifth MLA of the current Assembly who has suffered with a major ailment. Please like & share: Read More »

Govt on a roll; PM will solve all problems: Vishwajit

The vexed mining issue will be solved by the prime minister and the health infrastructure in the state is in perfect health, the Health Minister Vishwajit Rane said on Tuesday.Vishwajit also attacked the Congress for criticizing BJP government. The Health Minister was responding to criticism that various MLAs and even the chief minister had to go for treatment out of ... Read More »

Use of plastics needs to be rethought: DMA director

It is time to avoid items of plastics in every day use.These concepts of fashion, convenience and hygiene needs to go for re-think if the problem of non bio-degradable plastic is to be addressed.This is view of Director of Municipal Administration R Menaka. She addressed the World Environment Day function in Panaji. World Environment day was celebrated at Sanskruti Bhavan ... Read More »

Sunday Shutdown: Were people misguided to benefit builder?

Was Sunday’s power shutdown to benefit high and mighty at the expense of common man?It was a dark Sunday for those living in Panaji and surrounding areas.What was said to be 6 am to 6 pm power shutdown, stretched till late night and in places like Ribandar, Chimbel and Vasco suffered till early morning..But was it all for maintenance before ... Read More »

Cuncolkars put Power Min on deadline, will promises be fulfilled?

It is not just Capital Panaji but Cuncolim constituency is facing frequent power cuts.The locals have put Power Minister Pandurang Madkaikar on a 90-day deadline.While the minister promises to install 21 new transformers, it remains to see whether the promises will be fulfilled. Cuncolim villagers had blocked the national highway 17 on Saturday as the result of frustrating power cuts. ... Read More »

Verna: Pentair workers on strike over ‘harassment’

168 workers of Pentair LTD Company at Verna went on strike on Monday due to alleged harassment by supervisor and administration on work.The workers claim that they had registered a Union from the last six months but till date, they have not been recognized by the company. Please like & share: Read More »

Mines inspection just an eyewash: Ramesh Gawas

In order to prevent any untoward incidents in monsoon and to give proper guidelines to mining companies, Deputy Collector carried out an inspection at the mining area in Bicholim taluka.But activist Ramesh Gawas says this is just eyewash of the people. Deputy Collector along with WRD, PWD and Police officials visited various mines but activists alleged it was a mere ... Read More »

Cuncolikar’s give 3 months to solve electricity issue

Frustrated over frequent power cuts, locals from Cuncolim went on a Rasta Roko leading to heavy traffic congestion on National Highway 17. The locals have now given 3 months for the issue to be resolved or face mass agitation.It was complete chaos at Nh17 on Saturday morning as locals of Cuncolim staged rastra roko to protest against constant power cut. ... Read More »