Margao: November 13, 2017 … Chief Minister, Shri Manohar Parrikar inaugurated Benaulim Branch of The Shiroda Urban Co-Op. Society Ltd. in presence of TCP Minister, Shri Vijay Sardessai; MLA, Shiroda and Director of Society, Shri. Subhash Shirodkar and Chairman, Shri Akbar Mulla today. This is the 15th Branch of Society which is having its Head Office at Shiroda.
While speaking on the occasion Shri Parrikar congratulated the Society for opening its 15th Branch in the State. Stressing that Co-operative Societies and Banks should have their prudent policy for disbursement of Loans, he said Societies should come forward for micro credited financing.
Speaking further he said garbage is not a big issue, but use of plastic multiplies it and makes a problem. Plastic is a main defaulter for creating garbage menace, he remarked.
Shri Sardessai wishing success to the branch said Shiroda Urban Society is a part of Co-operative movement which was started from a Village. Economic growth is very important in the society he added.
MLA, Shri Subhash Shirodkar also spoke on occasion. Shri Akbar Mulla welcomed. ZP Member (Benaulim), Smt. Maria Rebello; Ex MLA, Benaulim, Shri Benjamin Silva, Sarpanch, Panch members, Directors of Society and others were also present on the occasion.