CALANGUTE: In a remarkable display of commitment to environmental sustainability and community welfare, Cedric Vaz, the esteemed Founder of Edcon Group of Companies, inaugurated a state-of-the-art garbage truck in the presence of esteemed dignitaries at the Calangute Panchayat today.
This initiative is part of Edcon Group’s Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) efforts, aimed at fostering a cleaner and healthier environment for the community.
The inauguration ceremony witnessed the participation of Sarpanch Joseph Sequeira, Deputy Sarpanch Geeta Parab, Panch Member Sapanesh Vaingankar, and Secretary Arjun Velip, along with local residents and representatives from Edcon Group. The event marked a significant milestone in the efforts to enhance waste management services in Calangute.
Under its CSR initiatives, Edcon Group has generously contributed to the local community by providing essential infrastructure and resources to address pressing societal needs. The newly introduced garbage truck, equipped with advanced waste disposal technology, will revolutionize waste management practices in Calangute, ensuring efficient and eco-friendly disposal of garbage.
During the inauguration, Mr. Cedric Vaz expressed his gratitude to the community for their unwavering support and emphasized the importance of sustainable waste management practices. He stated, “We firmly believe in the responsibility of the corporate sector to give back to the communities in which they operate. Through this initiative, we aim to contribute to the cleanliness and overall well-being of Calangute. Together, we can build a greener and more sustainable future.”
Sarpanch Joseph Sequeira applauded the efforts of Edcon Group and expressed his gratitude for the timely provision of the garbage truck. He highlighted the positive impact it would have on waste management and emphasized the significance of public-private partnerships in addressing community needs effectively.
The garbage truck is part of a broader initiative by Edcon Group, which also includes the provision of a mobile van that will serve as an ambulance for the local community. These contributions underline Edcon Group’s commitment to social welfare and their dedication to supporting the well-being of the residents in Calangute.