Panaji: January 8,2020 … The Chief Minister Dr. Pramod Sawant had meeting with the Minister for Public Works Department Shri Dipak Pauskar and the Minister for Water Resources Department Shri Phillip Nerry Rodrigues at his official residence Altinho recently. The meeting was in regards of addressing the issue of water supply all over the state.
MLA Shiroda Shri Subhash Shirodkar, MLA Nuvem Shri Wilfred D’Sa, Principal Chief Engineer PWD Shri Uttam Parsekar, Superintending Engineer WRD \Shri Pramod Badami, Chief Engineer PWD Shri Shrikant Patil, EEs of both PWD and WRD attended the meeting.
During the course of the meeting the Chief Minister said that Government intends to provide round the clock ( 24X7 ) potable drinking water to the people in the State. Those departments which are interdependent has to coordinate and meet every fortnight so as to resolve the issues between them and see to provide uninterrupted water and power supply in the State. He suggested to avoid months of delay in extending interdepartmental cooperation like issuing NOCs etc. The Chief Minister directed the concern authorities to take up necessary improvement and augmentation works of water supply to ensure desirable water supply in the State.