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Atal Setu approach road to be thrown open for traffic from mid-July

Panjim: After initial delay due to COVID pandemic enforced lockdown, the approach road of Atal Setu from Merces end towards Porvorim will be thrown open for vehicular traffic from mid-July. The approach road has been shut since April to undertake rehabilitation work. In the order issued on April 25, North Collector had ordered closure of the road for four weeks. […]

TTAG urges CM to restart tourism soon

Panjim: The Travel and Tourism Association of Goa (TTAG) has urged Chief Minister Dr Pramod Sawant to not further delay restarting tourism in State. A delegation of the TTAG on Tuesday met the Chief Minister with a letter requesting to unlock the tourism industry that has been shut due to COVID-19 induced lockdown. They claimed that closure of tourism section […]

SEAG asks govt to release pay

Panjim: The Special Educators Association of Goa (SEAG) has urged the government with various difficulties faced by them as contractual teachers working in various schools including non-release of payment for the academic year 2019-20. In a memorandum submitted to the Director of Education, SEAG Maria Liberata Mendonca said that the special student needs special attention to the syllabus putting in […]

GPCC Vice President protests over hike in power tariff in Vasco

Vasco: GPCC vice president Sankalp Amonkar along with locals from Headland Sada quizzed Executive engineer of Electricity department in Vasco over the issue of exorbitant increase in power tariff. Amonkar protested about the sudden increase in power bill tariff and has demanded that the government should wave off at least two months bills. After the meeting, Amonkar said “Before people […]