PANAJI: Chief Minister Pramod Sawant said that Mormugao Port Trust connectivity with the National Highway will be completed in the near future.
“Mormugao Port Trust connectivity with the National Highway will be completed in the near future. Government is trying to start Tourism activity on a large scale at the Marmugao Port Trust,” said Sawant.
Sawant asserted that direct connectivity with 20 more cities of the Country from Dabolim Airport started after Mopa Airport’s commencement and said Mopa and Dabolim Airport will remain functional always.
Further, he said that in the comming days not a single city will remain directly unconnected from States Airport.
Stating that Margao Railway Station is a major station and gateway for Goa and South India, Dr Sawant said this station will be a five-star railway station with all modern amenities within four years. Goa State Infrastructure Development Corporation has already taken up work on State Road in front of the station and beautification of the area.
Dr Sawant said that Goans should also benefit from Railway connectivity within the State on a large scale on the route from Collem to Vasco and Cancona to Pernem.
“Proposal of Mopa Airport connectivity with Pernem Railway station and from there to neighbouring states Maharashtra and Karnataka is under process, he said.
Indian Railways have a central road in connecting our nation, and truly, it’s a lifeline of our progress, he said. Indian Railways gives connectivity to the common man of the country from Kanyakumari to Kashmir and every nook and corner of the country, he said.