panaji: March 9,2016 :The Chief Minister Shri Laxmikant Parsekar has said that the Government has kept in mind the interest of every section of the society while formulating various welfare schemes.
There are number of infrastructural developmental projects which are in progress throughout the state which is a testimony how the Governmetn works. He said the development has been initiated in the constituencies irrespective of party affiliations which has been done with an objective to achieve the development of entire state.
Shri Parsekar was speaking as Chief Guest at the function of release of book on the Achievements of the Government and an Documentary film on the achievements of the Government and another short film produced entirely by the staff of the department on swacch bharat at a function in Panjim today.
The function was followed by Konkani Kantaram Utsav a programme of Konkanikantarm competition.
The function was organized by the Department of Information and Publicity.
Shri Parsekar further speaking said that the Government has initiated steps towards empowerment of women. The schemes like Laadli Laxmi, Mamata, Graha Adhar and schemes for the education of girl child implemented itself proves commitment of the Government towards the empowerment of the women he added.
The Chief Minister Shri Parsekar appreciated the idea of quiz competition and street play on various Government schemes which he said is effective medium to disseminate information about the schemes of the Government apart from other sources.
As the function coincided with International Women Day Chief Minister Shri Parsekar greeted women and enlisted various schemes implemented for the empowerment of women in the state.
Speaker of Assembly Shri Anant Shet in his address highlighted the motive of the Government to work for the cause of common man. The welfare oriented approach of the Government reflects through its number of social welfare schemes which are in progress.
MLA and Chairman of GSIDC Dr. Pramod Sawant and Shri Sudhir Mahajan, Secretary Information also spoke on the occasion.
Thereafter Shri Parsekar give away prizes to the winners of quiz competition held on various schemes of the Government. The first prize of the contest was won by Miss Gauri Pandurang Shetye and Master Raghunath P.Assnodkar of D.M.B.HSS Mulgao while second was won by Mast. Akash Arun and Zibane Paes of Damodar HSS of Science Margao, whereas Akshay Hossamani and Vrushika Kauthankar of V.M. Salgaokar Law College won the third prize.
Shri Siddharth Kuncalienkar MLA and Chairman EDC, Shri Sitaram Naik OSD to CM, Officials of various Governmkent offices, College students and others attended the function. The programme was followed by Konkani Kantaram Utsav organized in association with Tiatr Academy Goa.
Shri Jayant Tari Director Department of Information and Publicity welcomed the guests
Shri Shyam Gaonkar Information Assistant compered the function. Shri John Aguiar Information Officer proposed the vote of thanks .
The function was followed by Konkani Kantaram Competition. the programme was compered by Smt. guadalup Dias.