Margao: July 28, 2018 … The Collector & District Magistrate, South Goa District, Dr. Tariq Thomas inaugurated a workshop on Consumer Rights Awareness organised by Goa Panchayat Mahila Shakti Abhiyam, South Goa District at Collectorate, Margao recently.
Asserting that Panchayats are stakeholders in the development of the State Dr. Thomas said responsibilities comes along with power. He urged the panchayat to to create adequate awareness of various rights of the consumers by conducting such trainings.The youths need to skill in multiple options for their empowerment, he added.
Shri Rolland Martins, GOACAN highlighting the members of the various consumer rights which the laymen are not aware in his key note address urged them to pass off the knowledge they acquire to others for the betterment of the society at large.
Smt. Nelly Rodrigues, State President also spoke on the occasion.
The workshop was attended by sarpanchas, ZP Members and panch members of all the panchayts in the South District.