Candolim Lotus Pond, Smart Learning in Calangute and Social Media Panic

‘Nag Tollem’ at Candolim to get a facelift The scenic ‘Nag Tollem’ lotus pond, at Candolim, which has featured in several films is currently getting a makeover. Deputy speaker and Calangute MLA Michael Lobo said that the work has been undertaken by the water resources department (WRD) at a cost […]



Opposition “misleading” the villagers on the conversion of fields and hills

Calangute MLA and NGPDA chairman Michael Lobo, on Saturday, hit out at the opposition for “misleading” the villagers on the conversion of fields and hills, as regard the settlement zones shown in the ODPs of Calangute and Candolim. Lobo was addressing a press conference to clarify on   how the opposition […]

Convert Aguada Jail into a Museum; GTDC sanctioned Rs 25 crore

Deputy speaker and Calangute MLA Michael Lobo demanded the former central jail at Aguada be converted into a museum. This jail which was constructed during Portuguese era was shut down on  May 30, 2015 after the state commissioned a new facility at Colvale. Speaking on the floor of the House, […]

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Make it mandatory for hotels to fit solar panels

Deputy speaker Michael Lobo on Friday told the legislative assembly that a law should be enacted making it compulsory for new hotels to fit solar panels on their rooftops. He was speaking during a discussion on the frequent power disruptions that have been affecting the state, a topic that prompted […]

Break drug nexus in Goa; Arrest suppliers of contaminated fish

Break drug nexus Deputy Speaker and Calangute MLA Michael Lobo on Monday urged that there should be an investigation to check whether the State was being used as transit hub for exporting drugs and demanded that agencies should work together to break the drug nexus. “Recently drugs were seized at […]

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It is everyone’s duty to keep the beaches clean

Stakeholders carrying out business on the beach front must keep the beach clean. Calangute MLA and Deputy Speaker of Goa Legislative Assembly, Michael Lobo said that the government should provide more powers to all departmental heads such as police inspectors, sub-inspectors, and Drishti personnel to challan people littering the beach […]

Michael Lobo: Proposed 25-metre wide road through the fields scrapped

Outline development plan (ODP), garbage disposal, and improper recording of minutes were the main issues that were hotly debated at Sunday’s gram sabha held at the Candolim panchayat ghar. Calangute MLA Michael Lobo, who is also the North Goa Planning and Development Authority (NGPDA) chairman, who was present at the […]


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Michael Lobo: Baga Creek Walkway Coming Soon

Deputy speaker and Calangute MLA Michael Lobo, said the walkway planned for the Baga creek in October 2016 “should happen in the near future”. He informed that the project hadn’t progressed largely due to funding constraints. He also said that unlike the walkway that has been built over the Ourem […]

Mapusa is in total chaos; needs proper planning: Michael Lobo

Mapusa needs a leader with clear mind who would take people along to develop the city. If Mhapsekars want to see ache din, then there is a need for leadership change in Mapusa,” Deputy Speaker of Goa Legislative Assembly Michael Lobo said at a college function in the city. Suggesting […]

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म्हापशात अचछे दिन आणण्यासाठी दूरदृष्टी नेतृत्वाची गरज आहे – मायकल लोबो

म्हापसा शहर अविकसित राहण्यास दिशाहीन नेतृत्व कारणीभूत आहे. म्हापशात अचछे दिन आणण्यासाठी भविष्यात स्वच्छ विचारांचे, प्रामाणिक, निस्वार्थी आणि दूरदृष्टी असलेल्या नेतृत्वाची गरज आहे, असे मत उपसभापती मायकल लोबो यांनी व्यक्त केले. येथील ज्ञानप्रसारक विद्यालयात ते आले असता उपसभापती मायकल लोबो यांना पावसाळ्यात म्हापशात उद्भवणाऱ्या पूरसदृश स्थितीबद्दल पत्रकारांनी विचारले असता त्यांनी […]