Panaji : January 2, 2020 … Ocean has always remained a source of world’s best resources, thus more scientific investigations are required in the field of Oceanography so as to enrich our resources resulting into better development of the Nation stated Governor of Goa Shri. Satya Pal Malik. He was speaking at a function organised by National Institute of Oceanography on the occasion of its foundation day held at NIO, auditorium Dona Paula yesterday.
Governor Shri. Malik further said that Ocean is very much related to our cultural traditions. We have our cultural ties with the ocean and its science. Institutions which involved in exploring the various resources of Ocean are very much important. There is immense scope for scientific research in the field of oceanic life and explore its wealth there by helping mankind to improve its lifestyle, he said.
The Governor further stressed upon the need for implementation of various investigations and innovations carried in the field of Marine Science and Agriculture on the ground level so that common people can derive utmost benefit of it.
Governor Shri. Malik further lauded the efforts and initiatives undertaken by NIO in the field of Oceanography attributing towards various developments of marine activities.
Director, NIO Shri. Sunil Kumar Singh made welcome remarks.
Senior Officials of NIO and other Departments were present on the occasion.