Panaji:-November 23, 2017 …. Chief Minister Shri Manohar Parrikar Provided vehicles to Mission Rabies through Rotary global grants and also handed over mobile library van to Goa state Library at a function organised by Rotary club of Panaji Mid-Town, CSR initiative by Automobile Corporation of Goa, at a function held at Directorate of Art & Culture today. The function was followed by Gifting letter of WINS facilities to over 20 Schools at the hands of Chief Minister Shri Manohar Parrikar.
After distributing the gift letters to install WINS facilities to 20 schools, Shri Parrikar said this is one of the most important programme. He congratulated and appreciated Rotary group for such initiatives. Government will also carry out such extensive initiative like Rotary Club he added.
Shri Parrikar also stressed on importance of Personal Hygiene and said that nobody should compromise on hygiene. He also appealed public to stop using plastic.
Welcoming the gathering, President Rtn Ashish Verlekar said that mobile library van will move towards rural areas which will help to inculcate habit of reading in children of rural areas. He also said that Under WINS Project, 5 aspects of personal health for school children namely Safe drinking water, Hand washing, Segregated toilet for boys and girls, menstrual hygiene and most importantly training in using all these facilities will be provided. Pentair India Ltd is partner for WINS he added.
Shri.Shrinvas Dempo who expressed his views said that it is extremely important to develop reading habits among the children. He also congratulated rotary club for initiative of WINS Project.
Present on the occasion was Shri.Shrinvas Dempo Chairman of ACGL and Dempo Group of Companies, Shri Ragunath Mane, Plant Head, Pentair India Limited, District Governor Rtn. Anand Kulkarni, Assistant Governor Rtn Lenny Da costa was also present on this occasion.
Rtn. Mahesh proposed the vote of thanks.