Goa CM

Goa government will spend Rs 100 crore on development of panchayats: CM Pramod Sawant

Goa CM Pramod Sawant said 156 panchayats have submitted the reports, but some elected members are not cooperating.

published on : 13th February 2021

Over 54,000 trees cut for Goa's upcoming Mopa international airport: CM Sawant

In a written reply tabled in the House, Chief Minister Pramod Sawant said that nearly 20 per cent work of the Mopa airport project has been completed till mid-December 2020.

published on : 27th January 2021

Four-member panel to decide new site for IIT campus in Goa: CM Pramod Sawant

The IIT project in Goa has been opposed by the Shel- Melaulim village residents, who are not willing to part with their land for the campus.

published on : 18th January 2021

Vaccination drive in Goa to cover 18,000 health workers first: CM Pramod Sawant

He said vaccines will be provided in eight hospitals, but added that the exact number of shots that would be made available to the state was not known yet.

published on : 11th January 2021

Minister says night curfew likely in Goa, CM says no decision

Earlier in the day, a senior Goa health department official said that in a letter sent to the state government on Thursday, the Union Health Ministry asked it impose COVID-19 restrictions.

published on : 31st December 2020

Congress opposes 'extravagant' Goa Liberation Day celebrations

Congress' Digambar Kamat demanded the chief minister cancel the tender of an event management agency and involve associations of freedom fighters, local artists and other groups, in the celebrations.

published on : 15th December 2020

Coal handling at Mormugao Port Trust to be reduced: Goa CM Pramod Sawant

Goa CM Pramod Sawant said the coal handling at the Mormugao Port Trust would be reduced by more than 50 per cent.

published on : 15th November 2020

Will Maharashtra Governor BS Koshyari write to Goa CM Pramod Sawant for reopening of temples? Awhad

NCP leader Awhad in a tweet on Wednesday said Koshyari is the governor of Goa, where there is a BJP government.

published on : 15th October 2020

Single portal for info on government, private job vacancies in Goa: CM Pramod Sawant

The employment exchange has so far recommended the names of qualified job seekers to 19 private companies through the portal.

published on : 27th June 2020

Goa CM Pramod Sawant bats for lockdown extension; wants malls, gyms to open

Pramod Sawant said Goa will pitch for relaxations like allowing reopening of malls, restaurants and gyms in the state during the lockdown period.

published on : 29th May 2020

Masks, social distancing may stay for two years: Goa CM Pramod Sawant

Sawant urged people to get acquainted with the social distancing norms and masks and said they could remain in place for nearly two years.

published on : 27th April 2020

Goa Congress criticizes CM Pramod Sawant for declaring State as COVID-19 free

Goa Chief Minister Pramod Sawant called Goa a 'zero coronavirus case' State after the seventh patient tested negative here on Sunday.

published on : 21st April 2020

Goa CM Pramod Sawant's wife Sulakshana takes part in COVID-19 house-to-house survey

Sulakshana Sawant said she was not officially drafted into the survey team, but spent around three hours going house to house with the team.

published on : 16th April 2020

Kin of Goans stranded on ships abroad protest at CM's house

The All Goa Seafarers Association founder president Dixon Vaz said the family members of Goans who are working on different ships are concerned because of the coronavirus pandemic.

published on : 15th April 2020

Goa to recommend extension of lockdown till April 30

The state cabinet, chaired by Chief Minister Pramod Sawant, also decided that section 144 of Criminal Procedure Code should remain in place till the ongoing health crisis abates.

published on : 8th April 2020