PANAJI: Revenue Minister and Panaji MLA Babush Monserrate today said that the High Court taking cognisance of Smart City work is a good decision.
“It is a good decision that HC has taken cognisance of smart city work. With this, the responsibility of work with departments to complete the work in the time frame,” said Monserrate
He further said there would be no fooling around, and the people of Panaji would know when the work would be completed and the complete time frame.
The High Court of Bombay at Goa had taken Suo Moto cognisance of the traffic congestion in Panjim, causing severe hardships to people.
The HC has made the Transport, Tourism, Public Works Department, the Corporation of the City of Panaji and the Smart City work agency as respondents in the case and has put them on notice.
The HC will be seeking help from the experts to resolve the traffic problems of the city.