Panaji : March 7, 2016 …. The Department of Information and Publicity will organize a programme on the eve of completion of four years to the State Government at Institute Menezes Braganza Hall in the city on March 8, 2016.
The programme includes release of Magazine on Government Achievements, Schemes, Policies and Programmes, release and screening of Government Documentary Film on infrastructure development in building quality infrastructure facilities, inauguration of Kantaram Utsav – A competition of Konkani Kantaram on Government schemes and achievements to be organized in collaboration with Tiatr Academy, Goa.
This programme will be held between 3.30 p.m. to 4.30 p.m. In addition to this, All Goa Inter Collegiate Quiz Competition involving students will also be organized on March 8, 2016 which will commence from 9.30 am onwards at IMB, hall.
Chief Minister Shri Laxmikant Parsekar will be the Chief Guest for the function which will also be attended by Speaker of Goa Legislative Assembly Shri Anant Shet, Shri Siddharth Kuncolienkar, MLA and Chairman of EDC and Shri Sudir Mahajan IAS, Secretary for Information and Publicity.
The book (magazine) brought out by the Department of Information and Publicity gives insight on the achievements of the Government in various sectors with informative photographs.
The sixty pages magazine has informative material with statistical information as regard to the number of beneficiaries under various schemes of the Government and other relevant information incorporated under the portfolios held by all the Cabinet Ministers including the Chief Minister.
It may be noted that Department of Information and Publicity is the nodal agency for dissemination of Information on various schemes, policies, and programmes of the Government through print and electronic media. As part of this exercise the department is organizing Quiz Competition on welfare schemes of the Government so as to disseminate information and propagate various schemes of the Government in right perspective.
The Kantaram Utsav too, will help lay thrust on Government Schemes and achievements. Besides it will help to provide artists a platform to exhibit their talent. The audience will also get the opportunity to witness the entertainment and to assess the performance the tiatrists.
The winners of Quiz Competition and Konkani Kantaram Singing Competition will be given prizes at the hands of Chief Minister and other dignitaries on the occasion.