Calangute


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 […]


Siolim MLA should stop shouting and start acting

Reacting to the recent outburst of Siolim MLA Vinod Paliencar about the drug menace and rave parties in the coastal belt, waste management minister Michael Lobo said, mere “shouting” will not work. “The MLA needs to work hard and in close coordination with the government and police if he “seriously” […]


Good-Roads

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 […]


Calangute Panchayat impounds 100 stray cattles in 22 days!

Tackling stray cattle menace was never going to be easy but Calangute panchayat has led the way by impounding 100 stray cattles along the coastal belt within 22 days. The impounded cattle has been relocated to the Shikeri gaushala where they get food, shelter and even medical attention if need […]

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Parents must inculcate love for agriculture among their children

Waste Management Minister Michael Lobo said the government was ready to walk an extra mile to encourage agriculture in the State but sought people’s cooperation to bring about a revolution in farming. “Parents must inculcate love for agriculture among their children. They may be studying either to become engineers, doctors or […]


Allow traditional fishermen and toddy tapers to carry out business in the beach belt

Calangute MLA Michael Lobo, said that a provision is needed to be made in the present CRZ notification  “to allow the locals to carry out commercial activities in the beach belt.” Lobo said that “many cases are pending in different courts. Our old habitants staying in the beach belt cannot […]

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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 […]


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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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 […]