Infrastructure


#GoaGarbageGone is my mission   Recently updated !

Calangute MLA Michael Lobo has been entrusted the task of cleaning up Goa. As he took charge of the newly created waste management ministry, Lobo lists his plans for a garbage-free Goa to Murari Shetye

Michael Lobo on plastic ban

st brittos solar power project inauguration

Initiative of solar power should be taken up by all schools   Recently updated !

Minister for Waste Management Michael Lobo said that “if anyone found littering plastic will be fined Rs 500. For commercial establishments, the fine would be Rs 5,000. We want to make Goa clean and green. And, for this every individual in the state has to participate.” Lobo was addressing the […]


Goa’s Waste Management will be streamlined; Bardez Potholes, Tenancy Cases and Ravindra Bhavan on agenda   Recently updated !

We will work out a system to tackle the issue. Bainguinim plant is important for Tiswadi and public hearing is supposed to be held on July 28, and after completing the process, we will take environment clearance from environment ministry and start the work on the plant

Garbage, Ravindra Bhavan, Potholes

Parra Transformer Inauguration

New sub-station at Saligao is the need of the hour

The electricity department has installed a new transformer at Muddawaddo, Parra, thus fulfilling the long-pending demand of the locals. The voltage fluctuation is a major issue in the Calangute constituency. And as step towards resolving the issue, a new transformer has been installed at Muddawaddo, Parra. Calangute MLA Michael Lobo, […]


Temporary arrangement to be set up at Panjim to treat 25 tonne of wet garbage from Panaji and Taleigao

The Goa Waste Management Corporation (GWMC) will set up an extension unit near Heera petrol pump in Panaji within the next 15-20 days to treat 25 tonne of wet garbage from Panaji and Taleigao. Until then, wet garbage trucks from Panaji and Taleigao will be accepted at the Saligao waste […]

Garbage Plant

Garbage Bins at the Beach

Goa Solid Waste Management Policy to be finalized soon; Saligao Plant capacity to remain same

The Goa Waste Management Corporation (GWMC) has decided to come out with Goa Solid Waste Management Policy 2019 in order to take care of all kinds of waste such as medical, hazardous waste, e-waste and bio-medical waste. A meeting of the board of directors of the Corporation chaired by Chief […]


Beware! You are being watched in Calangute

Security has been beefed up in the village of Calangute after 60 CCTV cameras were installed to help prevent and detect criminal activity. This will be monitored by a joint team of police and a voluntary citizen committee. The main areas covered are Baga Beach, Tito’s Lane, Calangute Beach and […]

cctv surveillance system

transmission-line-installation

Bombay HC gives green signal to erect 33 KV electrical transmission lines through Parra

The Bombay High Court at Goa has dismissed a petition filed by a group of Parra farmers who had approached the Bombay High Court at Goa challenging a decision of the District Magistrate to allow the setting up of power lines in the fields of Verla and Parra. The farmers […]


Iconic Calangute Fish Market will not be shifted

There are no plans to shift the Calangute fish market from its present location to a new spot at Bhodkovodh, along the Mapusa-Calangute road, said deputy speaker and Calangute legislator Michael Lobo. Speaking to reporters recently, he said some disgruntled political elements have been spreading rumours that the market is […]

calangute fish market

Calangute Fish Market

We have to stop issuing licences for construction in Calangute; Many Goans are unemployed

Calangute MLA Michael Lobo suggested stopping issuing of construction licenses in the village until the electricity and sewerage infrastructure was put in place in Calangute. “So many flats and buildings have come up in Calangute. Until and unless sewerage and electricity problems are resolved, I think we have to stop […]