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Despite opposition, highway inauguration fixed on Dec 23

Ponda: Overriding the opposition by Bandora villagers, the government has proposed to inaugurate the four-lane highway between Safa Masjid in Ponda and Khandepar on December 23. The villagers are strongly opposed to opening the highway as it poses danger to the locals as it has no underpass for crossing over to the KTC junction near Safa Masjid. Local panch Rajesh […]

State to set up maritime institution at Britona on BOOT basis

Mapusa: Ports Minister Michael Lobo on Thursday announced that a maritime institution in Goa will be set up at Britona on build own operate transfer (BOOT) basis.” Addressing at a Goa Liberation Day function at government complex, Mapusa, he said, “The institute will offer 18 courses related to maritime for Class XII and college students who wish to work on […]