04/08/2014 …. Calangute mla Michael lobo has said that 20 percent of the river princess hulk was still remaining under water in candolim sea due to which he would see that the state government do not pay a single pie to the arihant ship breakers pvt ltd …
It may be noted that the Goa government has decided not to pay for removal of River Princess until the complete ship wreckage was removed off Sinquerim beach.
The MS River Princess, which had washed away to the Sinquerim beach on 6 June 2000, has been lying at the world famous beach for the last 13 years.
Addressing media persons outside the assembly complex on Monday calangute mla Michael lobo said that a part of river princess was still lying underneath the water and therefore he would urge the government not to pay the concerned contractor a single pie until complete wreckage was removed from the candolim sea
Lobo also stated that more than twenty percent was still remaining underneath the sea and therefore he would see that it was no cure no pay to the contractor who was removing the wreckage of the river princess