The state continued to report a high number of coronavirus infections, as Goa’s tally of confirmed cases crossed the 8,000-mark with 259 cases being detected on Saturday. The state also registered two more deaths in the last 24 hours.
PANAJI: The Gomantak Bhandari Samaj (GBS) will launch statewide survey of the Bhandari community during its guidance camp to be held on August 25, at Sant Gadge Maharaj hall, Porvorim, from 3 p.m. onwards.
MARGAO: Deputy Chief Minister and Urban Development Minister Francis D’Souza, on Thursday evening, paid a surprise visit to the office of Margao Municipal Council (MMC) and appealed to the staff and the councillors to work collectively to the satisfaction of the residents.
CUNCOLIM: With the Ganesh festival barely two weeks away, the residents of Sanvorcotto in Cuncolim are particularly worried as the GSIDC is yet to take away the pipes of the dismantled temporary bridge, after the July 2 floods.
MARGAO: Deputy Chief Minister and Urban Development Minister Francis D’Souza, on Thursday, categorically stated that the Margao Municipal Council (MMC) did not send a single development project proposal to the Directorate of Municipal Administration (DMA) for its consideration.
PANAJI: Though smuggling of gold into India through Goa has been going on since 70s, law enforcement agencies fear that the practice may be reviving due to huge difference in domestic and international prices of gold.
VASCO: With several complaints by residents of Vasco about quality of potable water supplied by PWD and private tankers, Water Resources Department (WRD) has decided to fix parameters for transportation and extraction of potable water from wells and PWD reservoirs.