SSA Government College of Arts and Commerce, Pernem in association with Akhil Goa Press Association organised a commemoration ceremony of Late Bharatkar Govind Hegde Dessai.
Chief guest for the programme was editor of a Marathi daily, Paresh Prabhu. In his address Prabhu mentioned that the journalistic legacy of fearless and nationalist values of Lokmanya Tilak was carried forward by Hegde. “Henceforth it is our duty to carry forward the legacy of late Govind Hegde Dessai on our shoulders,” said Prabhu.
President of the All Goa Press Association Shashikant Sardessai expressed his views on the importance of Goan press.