Panaji: October 29, 2017 … Chief Minister Shri. Manohar Parrikar recently held series of meetings throughout the day to review high impact infrastructure works in Goa as well as in Panaji. The Chief Minister has also formed a team within CMO to review and troubleshoot ongoing as well as proposed infrastructural projects.
A meeting was held with Director of Civil Aviation to discuss in detail the status of Mopa Airport.
Chief Minister also met the members/corporators of CCP as well as Panchayat members from Panaji constituency. Govt officials and other experts were also present during discussions on various infrastructural issues pertaining to Panaji.
Shri Sidharth Kuncalienker, Chief Mentor, Panaji Smart City Mission and Shri. Swayam Chaowdhary from AMRUT updated Chief Minister with tasks undertaken under both the central Govt missions like improvement in water supply, command and control center, bicycle sharing project, underground cabling in Panaji and Ribander as well as market, fishermen wharf, pedestrian bridge connecting Manassa and a community hall for Ribander.
In a joint meeting held with Managing Director of Waste Management Corporation Shri. Sanjith Rodrigues as well as Commissioner CCP Shri. Ajit Roy, the Chief Minister discussed issues pertaining to garbage disposal in Panaji and instructed to expedite Baiguinim plans as well as fully operationalize the facility at EDC Patto plaza, St Inez and behind Hera Petrol Pump.
Chief Minister reviewed developmental projects undertaken by PWD, Electricity and WRD in a meeting held with the concerned officials. The Chief Minister discussed various issues raised by the officials in order to smoothen power and water supply.
He instructed PWD officials to expedite work on 27MLD water treatment plant at is as well as Maisel Dam so that Panaji including area on Kadamba plateau will get more water supply before onset of summer.
The Chief Minister also held a meeting with North Goa Collector Smt. Nila Mohanan and officials from Traffic cell and discussed various ways to improve traffic management, diversions and arrangements to be done in Panaji for smooth vehicular flow as well as to prepare Panaji for upcoming Tourist season.