Ship carrying Naphtha or any Petroleum products should not enter Goan Waters

Ports Minister Michael Lobo has said that no ship carrying naphtha or any petroleum product will be allowed to enter Goan waters without the State government’s permission. Lobo heaved a sigh of relief after the grounded ship Nu Shi Nalini, carrying naphtha, docked back at MPT. “Goans are relieved especially […]

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Blockade of the National Highway was a Political Gimmick; Govt. must control ships docking at Port

Calling the blockade of the national highway by the opposition parties as a political gimmick, Ports Minister Michael Lobo said politicians should not go down to that level and inconvenience people. “The blockade was a political gimmick. You cannot revive your political future by blocking a road. These people are […]

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We are monitoring the Chemical Tanker for signs of Diesel and Oil Spillage

Taking a strong stand against the lapses that led to the Naphtha-laden chemical tanker to drift and run aground close to Dona Paula, chief minister Pramod Sawant on Friday ordered the “magisterial arrest” of the captain of the vessel for abandoning the vessel. Sawant also issued directions for a police […]