Parra Panchayat


Famous Parra Watermelon Witnessing Extraordinary Revival

The famous Parra watermelon, highly prized for its sweetness, is seeing a revival with an increasing number of farmers growing the fruit. The watermelon variety nearly died out largely due to a short supply of seeds and declining number of farmers growing the crop, but timely intervention by the local […]

Parra watermelons

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Ban sale of agricultural land to non-Goans: Michael Lobo

Goa BJP legislator Michael Lobo on Monday favoured bringing a law to ban the sale of agricultural land to non-Goans. His comments came after he was trolled online for his reported statement supporting Scheduled Tribe (ST) status to Karnataka’s Lamani tribe, whose members have migrated to Goa. Lobo, who is […]


Calangute MLA Michael Lobo launches Parra Panchayat Website

Parra panchayat is the first in Calangute constituency to go online after deputy speaker and MLA Michael Lobo launched the panchayat website on Thursday, in the presence of sarpanch Delilah Lobo and panchas. Speaking on the occasion, sarpanch Delilah said that with the launch of the website (parrapanchayat.com) the villagers […]

lobo launches website