Acknowledging the yeoman service rendered by former Margao MLA and minister late Babu Naik, members of the parents teachers association of Damodar Higher Secondary School of Science on Saturday installed his bust in the school complex in Comba, Margao.
Speaking on the occasion the chief guest Fomento group chairman Auduth Timblo said that Babu Naik fought against social injustice and his services in all fields are thereby acknowledged by erecting his bust.
He recalled how late Naik used to target politicians of his times without any discrimination and fear. He said that there is a challenge ahead to protect the Goan identity and urged Bhai Naik (late Babu Naik’s son) to carry forward the good works initiated by his father.
Businessman Anil Khaunte also spoke on the occasion. He said Mathagramastha Hindu Sabha, the institution that was under the care of late Naik is providing yeomen service to the society.
On the occasion, Bhai Naik, who celebrated his birthday on Saturday, was felicitated at the hands of PTA chairman Vishwas Naik. Bhai Naik a Margao BJP leader was greeted by several politicians including Deputy Chief Minister Francis D’Souza, MP Narendra Sawaikar.