3770 residence certificates issued in Salcete

The office of the mamlatdar of Salcete, issued as many as 3770 residence certificates in the month of October – more than 100 to 120 per day.

According to sources in the mamlatdar’s office, the mamlatdar, Ms Triveni Velip, issue as many as 2002 residence certificates to the people of Salcete. The joint mamlatdar I, issued 1072 residence certificates and joint mamlatdar II issued 696 such certificates.

"There was always a rush in obtaining residence certificates for various purpose," said a clerk at the office. People insist for such certificates to attach to their application seeking benefits of government schemes, he added.

The mamlatdar of Salcete, Ms Triveni Velip when contacted, confirmed that lot of people are applying for residence certificates and that her office issues them promptly. [NT]