Infrastructure


Aguada Jail will be transformed into a Museum with Cafeteria, Sound and Light Show

Ports minister and Calangute MLA Michael Lobo informed that the Central government has sanctioned Rs 25 crore for the restoration of Aguada Jail.  He announced this during an inspection of the ongoing restoration work, which is currently underway in full swing. PWD Engineer Alan Pereira, Sarpanch Blaise Fernandes, Francisco Rodriguez […]

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Circle of Dreams

Hotel industry is bleeding in coastal area as they are running on generator for six- seven hours

Raising concern over the power supply issue, the Minister for Waste Management and Calangute MLA Michael Lobo said that “improvement of electricity supply in coastal areas is not happening. Every government gives assurance and nobody is fulfilling it. They have failed to provide to a solution.” He was interacting with […]


Cacora WTP – Manohar’s Dream Project for Garbage Management

The Curchorem Solid Waste Management Facility (SWMF) at Cacora will be named after former Chief Minister (late) Manohar Parrikar as the “Manohar’s Dream Project for Garbage Management.” This was announced by Chief Minister Pramod Sawant after laying its foundation stone in the presence of Environment Minister and Curchorem MLA Nilesh […]

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Sewage Treatment Plant

Bio-remediation process of Sonsoddo Garbage will commence on Sunday

Admitting that the HC order has put some constraints on dealing with Sonsoddo’s garbage, Minister Michael Lobo said the bio-remediation process will commence on Sunday and that the work will be completed expeditiously. He said four places to stock the RDF have been identified and that the compost and dust […]


People have to support the Infrastructural Projects to accelerate the pace of Development

Sustainable development is not possible without sacrifice and people have to support the infrastructural projects to accelerate the pace of development, said Minister for Science and Environment Michael Lobo.  Lobo was speaking after inaugurating exhibition ‘Goychi Sanskrutay’, organised by Our Lady of Merces High School, Merces in collaboration with Directorate […]

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Goa needs 20 passenger jetties; Barge Tax will be reduced

With Goa’s road network already saturated with vehicles, ports minister Michael Lobo said that the state needs at least 20 passenger jetties for passenger transport and hinterland tourism activities. Addressing a conference on logistics organised by Confederation of Indian Industry in the state capital, Lobo said Goa needs funds from […]


Calangute Communidade has given NOC; new substation should be ready by May 2020

The Calangute Communidade has finally given the NOC for the land at Bodgevode to construct the long pending issue of an electricity substation at Calangute. After a long wait, the Calangute communidade committee has finally given the NOC to the Power Minister at the secretariat. The Calangute MLA Michael Lobo […]

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A Cycle Track between Canca Circle to Bodgeshwar Temple

For smooth flow of traffic on the Mapusa-Calangute road, wherever possible work for improvement of roads will be taken up, Minister for Waste Management Michael Lobo has said. Lobo was speaking at the inauguration of road work at Canca circle. The work was inaugurated at the hands of Lobo in […]


Aiming to provide good, pothole-free roads in Mapusa, Saligao and Siolim

Maintaining that interlocking pavers was the best solution to road stretches that perennially develop potholes, Waste Management Minister Michael Lobo said his focus was to provide pothole-free roads in Calangute. “The aim is to first provide pothole-free roads in Calangute. We also have plans to make the Calangute to Candolim […]

Good-Roads

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Positive approach has to be built in the mindset of Goans

Stating that the work on the proposed solid waste treatment plants at Bainguinim and Cacora has to be taken up on a priority, Minister for Science and Technology, and Waste Management, Michael Lobo said that waste is any substance, which is discarded after its primary use, however, if proper mindset […]