Politics


Goa Govt. has invited Nitesh Rane to visit Saligao Waste Treatment Plant   Recently updated !

Sindhudurg district of Maharashtra has showed keen interest in replicating Goa’s solid waste management facility model. Legislator of Kankavli-Deogad assembly constituency of Maharashtra Nitesh Rane called on the Chief Minister Pramod Sawant and Minister for Waste Management Michael Lobo at Porvorim. “The waste management system adopted by Goa has been […]

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Mahadayi River Dispute

We will see that the interest of Goa is protected

Waste Management Minister Michael Lobo said the State government will do all it can to protect the interest of Goa on the Mhadei issue even if it has to knock the doors of the Supreme Court against the Centre’s Environment Clearance to Karnataka’s Kalsa-Bhandura project. “We will see that the […]


We should declare land casinos somewhere in Mopa or MPT area

Ports Minister Michael Lobo stressed on the need for the government to adopt a new policy, which would allow all off-shore casinos to set shop in Mopa/MPT area. He also said for the moment there were plans to shift the casinos on the other side of the Aguada bay which […]

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Vijai Sardesai should stop cheap politics and help us to put a good plant at Sonsodo

Waste Management Minister Michael Lobo appealed to keep politics out of the issue, but in the same breath blamed the two MLAs of Fatorda and Margao and the local civic body for their failure to resolve the garbage mess. He said the garbage issue at Sonsodo had raised grave health […]


MLAs should convince people that the project is for them and for their future

Advising MLAs not to come under pressure, Waste Management Minister, Michael Lobo said public representatives should remain firm over decisions on public utility projects.  “Whenever a public protest is held at the behest of a handful of NGOs, MLAs get scared of losing public support. The MLAs come under pressure. […]


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 […]

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