PANAJI: Art and Culture Minister Govind Gaude today informed that the ongoing works at Kala Academy would be completed in the next 45 days.
Gaude was speaking on the sidelines of a press conference in the capital.
“We can say that ongoing works at Kala Academy are almost on the completion stage. It will take another 45 days until all work are completed. We are at the final stage of completion, and only some technical works are pending,” said Gaude.
He further said that currently, the sound installation works and air conditioning works are going on.
“Also, installation of CCTV cameras is to go. These are basically technical works,” he added.
Speaking on National Games, Gaude said that he has proposed to include Lagori, which is an indigenous sport of Goa, in the national Games 2023 to IOA.
“Goa is on track to host the 37th National Games in the first week of November,” said Gaude.
The minister said that the Games logo will be launched on April 15, and an IOA delegation will soon visit Goa to evaluate the readiness and finalise the technical requirements for conducting each sport very shortly.
“We are currently shortlisting the venue of all these games; we are on the right track,” he said.