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A SPRING SPRINGS TO LIFE TO QUENCH THIRST OF SMART CITY

SHAIKH JAMALUDDIN | NT Panaji This is the irony of a ‘smart city’ of a state that has seen excess rainfall this monsoon. The state capital has been left high and dry and a spring has proved to be the only ‘oasis’ for the residents. The residents have been at the end of their tether for the last two days, …

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Water supply unlikely to be restored by Monday

NT NETWORK Ponda The restoration work of the retaining wall that collapsed at Curti-Khandepar and repair of two major water pipelines is going on a war footing since Thursday evening. The work is being carried out round-the-clock with aim to restore the water supply to the Tiswadi taluka and parts of Ponda by Monday, informed PWD engineers. Considering the damage …

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CM assures to restore city water supply in 3 days

NT NETWORK Panaji As severe water crisis gripped Panaji and other areas of Tiswadi taluka as well as Ponda on Friday, Chief Minister Pramod Sawant said that the water supply to Panaji would restart in three days’ time, as soon as the damaged water pipelines at Curti-Khandepar are repaired. It may be recalled that a portion of the retaining wall …

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BJP’s ‘Abhyas Varga’ for its legislators gets underway in city

NT NETWORK Panaji A 2-day ‘Abhyas Varga,’ organised by the state unit of the Bharatiya Janata Party for its legislators was inaugurated on Friday, in the presence of the state BJP president Vinay Tendulkar and Chief Minister Pramod Sawant. The 27 MLAs of the party, including the former 10 Congress MLAs, who have recently joined the BJP, have been invited …

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2 water pipelines ‘damaged’as retaining wall collapses

NT NETWORK Ponda A portion of the retaining wall built along the Curti-Khandepar stretch of the Ponda-Belgaum highway collapsed on Thursday, thereby damaging the two major water pipelines which supply water from Opa water treatment plant to Tiswadi and parts of Ponda taluka. With the pipelines getting damaged, there will be restricted water supply to entire Tiswadi taluka and parts …

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Day after disqualification of 8 BoDs, Goa Dairy gets new administrator

NT NETWORK Ponda A day after the registrar of Cooperative Societies (RCS) issued an order disqualifying 8 board of directors, deputy director of animal husbandry and veterinary services Dr Vilas Naik took charge as administrator of the Goa Dairy on Wednesday. Dr Naik said that he will put the experience and knowledge gained while working with the Animal Husbandry Department …

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Mapusa residents to receive regular water supply from today: Pauskar

NT NETWORK Mapusa Public Works Department Minister Deepak Pauskar on Wednesday said that the responsibility will lie with his department if there is any epidemic caused due to consumption of muddy water supplied by the PWD. Pauskar assured the people of Mapusa that regular water supply will be provided to the constituency from Thursday onwards to resolve the water woes …

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Vegetable supply to city market not normalised yet

NT NETWORK Panaji The vegetable supply to Panaji municipal market has not yet  normalised as many truckers refused to ply their vehicles due to bad roads and bad weather condition. The Belgaum–Goa road running via Chorla Ghat is not in a motorable condition – there is a lot of mud on the road, and truckers find it risky to ply …

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Sand dunes along South Goa coast take severe beating

NT NETWORK Benaulim The incessant rains and gusty winds not only uprooted many trees across  Salcete, last week, but also resulted in the sand dunes along the coastal belt of the taluka taking a severe beating. Large parts of the sand dunes across the South Goa coast, from Colva up to Cavelossim, are seen washed away, thereby exposing the roots …

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CM signs MoU in Russia on coal production, tourism

NT NETWORK Panaji Chief Minister Pramod Sawant, who is part of a high-level Indian delegation led by Union Minister for Commerce and Industry  Piyush Goyal that has been on a visit to Far East Russia, chaired a sectoral session in Vladivostok, Russia, on Monday. He held discussions on minerals, metals, rare earths and fisheries with business people from both the …

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