CORTALIM: Chief Minister Pramod Sawant said that three projects in Cortalim constituency worth crores of rupees which are either underutilised or unused will be put to use within next 6 months.
“Three projects in Cortalim constituency worth crores of rupees which are either underutilised or unused will be put to use within next 6 months,” said Sawant
He further said that the local Panchayat will be shifted to the 16 year old Sports complex at Cansaulim.
“All shops in the complex will be sold to people with preference given to locals. Panchayat will be taken into confidence to put the almost 80% vacant Cortalim Market complex to use,” he added
Sawant said that the half completed 6 odd years old Rehabilitation Board building will also be completed and put to use.
“I only request farmers not to give up on any farmland because it could be landfilled and the quality of soil will deteriorate. The ZAO will offer all technical and financial support and we are also offering 90 percent subsidy for fencing in community farming sector to prevent animals from entering farms.”
Sawant also urged individuals to protect their agricultural land, the government has also introduced the Goa Restriction on Transfer of Agricultural Land Bill to safeguard our paddy fields.
“These farms will be protected for our future generations,” said Sawant.