Panaji, January 9, 2019 …The Goa Legislators Forum celebrated ‘Goa Legislators Day’, and to mark the celebration organized a function at Secretariat Porvorim today. Power Minister Shri Nilesh Cabral graced the function.
Shri Cabral while speaking on the occasion said that, the expectations of people regarding development are increasing day by day. He said, the State Government is striving for development. He asked the senior Legislators to give their suggestions for the betterment and development of the state.
The Leader of Opposition, Shri Chandrakant ( Babu ) Kavlekar in his address acknowledged the contribution made by the senior Legislators during their tenure. Their vast experience may help the state to propel development and ensure welfare of the state and its people.
Speaker of Goa Legislative Assembly and the Chairman of the Forum Dr. Pramod Sawant while addressing the gathering said that, whenever any issue erupts in the state which it may tend to pollute the situation in such a situation senior Legislators should offer their suggestions, opinions through the sources to avoid negativity in the society. Their valuable guidance and suggestions will help the people, he said.
Shri Mohan Amshekar, Secretary of the Forum presented annual report of the activities of the Forum during the year 2017-2018. Adv. Sadanand Malik, Treasurer of the Forum, presented statement of the expenditure which was unanimously approved by the forum.
Former MLA Shri Vinaykumar Usgaonkar compered the function. Shri Victor Gonsalves, Vice-Chairman of the Forum proposed the vote of thanks.