The Information and Technology Minister Rohan Khaunte has written a letter to the PWD Minister Sudin Dhavalikar that all three panchayats from Porvorim are facing acute shortage of water for the last six months. He said that the situation of water shortage has gone from bad to worse since Ganesh Chaturthi which is one of the most important festivals of Goa.
Addressing the media, he said residents in Porvorim have hardly any water and people have to depend on water tankers.
He said that he had received lot of complaints and he himself is a victim of water shortage.
He further said that although the maintenance of Tillari dam is carried out yearly, no plan for equal distribution of water has been chalked out due to which people suffer.