Panaji, February 11, 2019 … “Education is a medium which determines a persons’ future,” said Minister for Ayush, Shri Shripad Naik (Independent Charge) while speaking at the Foundation stone laying ceremony for New Building for Goa Board of Secondary and Higher Secondary Education at the Board Office in Porvorim, today. Shri Naik added, “Goa is becoming one of the states known for its quality education.
This new infrastructure will create a good environment for education. My Ministry has always done its best to help the State especially in the two important sectors namely Education and Health.” Shri Naik added that, “Along with deriving educational qualifications, the purpose of education should be to bring about a good change in a person,” Shri Naik said.
Minister for Revenue and IT and the MLA of Porvorim, Shri Rohan Khaunte said that Porvorim is on its way to becoming a hub for education in Goa. Shri Khaunte said, “To help the cause of education in Goa; a strong support system is required in terms of having good infrastructure. Goa is moving towards becoming a knowledge economy. Our emphasis is also on creating a policy for inclusive education.”
Present on the occasion were Zilla Panchayat Member, Penha De Franca, Shri Gupesh Naik, Sarpanch, Penha De Franca, Shri Swapnil Chodankar, among others.
The proposed building which is being constructed by Goa State Infrastructure Development Corporation will be located on a plot of 8100 sq. mts and will have ample provision for parking and other modern amenities.