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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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LED Fishing - Michael Lobo

Corrupt Fisheries Dept has not implemented ban on LED Fishing and Bull Trawling

Fishermen from various associations in the State, under the banner of GRE, met the Chief Minister Dr Pramod Sawant and Deputy Chief Minister Vijai Sardesai and demanded that the ban on LED lights backed fishing be implemented. They were accompanied by Speaker Michael Lobo.


Why is LED Fishing and Bull Trawling still being carried out despite the ban?

Stating that government has failed to enforce ban on LED fishing and bull trawling, Calangute MLA Michael Lobo, demanded with the government to form a House Committee to study as to why LED fishing and bull trawling are still being carried out despite the ban. “It is not a charge, […]

LED Fishing - Michael Lobo