Parra Panchayat


New sub-station at Saligao is the need of the hour

The electricity department has installed a new transformer at Muddawaddo, Parra, thus fulfilling the long-pending demand of the locals. The voltage fluctuation is a major issue in the Calangute constituency. And as step towards resolving the issue, a new transformer has been installed at Muddawaddo, Parra. Calangute MLA Michael Lobo, […]

Parra Transformer Inauguration

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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 […]


We won’t allow blatant filling of fields

Maintaining that brazen filling of fields will not be tolerated, Calangute MLA Michael Lobo on Monday, however, said that all roadside structures in the fields will be regularized. “We have to understand some people have constructed shops/stalls by the roadside in the fields as a source of income. These structures […]

Land filling

Parra Panchayat

We will remove the HT lines later and make provision for underground cabling

Acknowledging the concern of farmers over high tension power lines passing through the fields in Parra, Calangute MLA Michael Lobo appealed to the farmers for one chance. “I know routing the HT power lines through the fields is wrong but we are asking farmers to give us one chance as […]


I want to introduce world-class sports facilities in my constituency

Asserting his plans to establish world-class sports infrastructure in Calangute, local MLA Michael Lobo informed that three football grounds will be developed in Candolim, Parra and Arpora-Nagao

Parra Football Ground

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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 […]


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 […]

agricultural land in goa

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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 […]