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Panaji: The Sunburn event organisers have clarified that the event would be held only if the COVID19 situation is under control. Percept Live, creators of Sunburn, shared the detailed Covid-19 Protocols for the upcoming 14th Edition of the Sunburn Festival scheduled to be held from 27, 28, 29 December 2020 at Vagator, Goa. Sunburn’s spokesperson, clarified that the application for the permission itself clarified that the final event will only be held subject to the anticipated Covid19 situation around the time of the event. In its application dated 17/09/2020 made to the Tourism department government of Goa, and vide its…

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Aam Aadmi Party today demanded that work on setting up a full fledged medical centre at Ribandar start immediately. Dr Vibhas Prabhudesai of AAP pointed out the difficulties faced by not only people but even medical staff due to the pandemic and said making life easy for all is the bounden duty of the government. “The state is going through unprecedented times. We are losing Goan lives every single day. In such difficult times the priority of the the government must be health of Goans. But the government seems to be least interested in it. The healthcare system…

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Margao Police detected a burglary case in which several motors from a showroom at Goa ‘s commercial capital were stolen. Three burglars from Margao, Maharashtra and Karnataka have arrested. Stolen motors worth Rs 2 lakh approx recovered. On 05th Nov. Ghanashayam Kokodkar S/o Ranganath Kakodkar r/o Gogal, lodged his complaint to the effect that from 11.30 hrs. of 30th Oct. 2020 to 13.30 hrs. of 05th Nov. 2020, unknown accused person/s effected entry into his “Storeroom” of M/s Ranganata Sinai Cacodcar – situated in Virginkar building, opp. MMC Ground, Calconda, Margao Goa, by breaking window grill and decamped…

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Anjuna: The Village panchayat of Anjuna Caisua has red-flagged the Sunburn EDM Festival saying time not right to hold such events. The organizers have started marketing the event, which is scheduled to be held in December. The State government has also conveyed that the event has been granted in principal approval. Anjuna-Caisua sarpanch Savio Almeida said that the panchayat will not grant permission for hosting Sunburn this year. Almeida said the health minister himself has said that the COVID19 could hit back in December. “When the foreign countries have declared second lockdown how we can host such an event,” Almeida…

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Margao – Congress Party today bounced back on the attempt of Chief Minister Dr. Pramod Sawant who tried to take credit of the commissioning of five wifi hotspots in five panchayat areas for online education of students. Chief Minister Dr. Pramod Sawant had tweeted : Glad to announce that WiFi Hotspots are now functional with free access for students in 5 rural Gram Panchayats in Goa on a pilot basis. We are working to ensure that connectivity does not deprive our students from learning. #DigitalIndia #GoaFightsCOVID19 Congress Vice President Sankalp replying to the Chief Ministers tweet said : Dont take…

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Porvorim: The Enforcement Directorate on Thursday raided four persons in the Serula comminidade scam and seized cash and property papers. Sources said said the ED raided ex attorney Agnelo Lobo, Reginald Lobo, Joseph D’Sa and Rajesh Verekar. Sources said cash in foreign currency and property papers were seized from the raids. Earlier, in July immovable spacious land in Village Socorro, worth Rs 3.19 crore in the matter of alleged illegal acquisition of land of Comunidade of Serula. Sarpanch of Socorro Village Panchayat Sandeep Vazarkar, former attorney of Comunidade of Serula Agnelo Lobo and Shivdas Vazarkar are amongst many under the…

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