Governor, Shri P S Sreedharan Pillai visited Saptkoteshwar and Shree Shantadurga Fatarpekarin temples at Fatorpa Quepem; Babulshaha Pir Aulia Dargah and Mahadev Temple, Kakoda; Guardian Angel Church, Curchorem and also interacted with newly elected Sarpanchas and Panch Members of Quepem Constituency at Fatorpa and Sanvordem Constituency at Sanvordem as a part of Sampurna Goa Yatra today.
Governor, Shri Pillai said Raj Bhavan will constitute expert committee to study and find out the reason and provide the solution concerning maximum dialysis patients which is noticed in Cancona and Fatorpa area. He said he will try his best to solve this problems with the help of locals and Union Government.
Raj Bhavan is a lok bhavan and all are welcomed there he said. India is improving and marching forward day by day. One day Bharat will definetly become Vishwa Guru for the peace and prosperity of the people across the world he remarked and added that India has become 4th financial and economic country in the world.
He further said, he is happy to be in the midst of people who are good at heart. Constitution says people are supreme and they are boss of the country – so any constitutional head, people’s representative, administrative official or any person who is related with Government and system is a servant of the people and they are bound to serve the people. He said, he is trying his best to interact and study the problems of the people with Sampurna Goa Yatra. Raj Bhavan will look into demands and will redress the issues in its own way, and if required, these demands will also be sent to central government for consideration. Raj Bhavan, within a year has provided financial assistance through its discretionary fund to 550 dialysis patients and 100 NGOs serving the people. Raj Bhavan is serving the people irrespective of caste, creed, politics and any other differences. Goan villages are more beautiful then any other place in the country, he pointed.
At interaction programme held at Sharda English High School, Sanvordem Governor said, Shri Ganesh Gaonkar is a eligible and capable MLA. Supreme Court judgement on mining is a law of land. Government is in process to start mining legally. Raj Bhavan will also persue on the subject, he said.
Further, he said Goa is the richest State in the India per Capita wise. Panchas are the ground level representatives of the people who should try to understand aspirations, demands and pulse of the people and by struggling to solve the issues they should be successful representatives of the people, he added.
The aim of the Sampurna Goa Yatra is betterment and redressal of the issues of the public. Lets work together to make self reliant Goa, the Governor urged.
Shri Ganesh Gaonkar said, Governors Sampurna Goa Yatra is a great success. Its a rare occasion that Sarpnachas and panchas got a chance to interact with highest position person of the State. He urged people to take maximum benefit of the help provided by Raj Bhavan.
MLA Shri Altone Dcosta urged the Governor to use his good offices to provide primary facilities like road, drinking water and electricity to the people of the constituency.
Shri Chandrakant Kavlekar applauded the social work of the Governor.
At a interaction programme with panchayat members at Fatorpa Secretary to Governor, Shri Mihir Vardhan, IAS(Retd); Additional Collector II , Shri Paresh Faldessai; Sarpanch, Fatorpa Panchayat, Shri Mahesh Faldessai; Deputy Collector, Smt Sharmila Gaonkar; Mamlatdar, Shri Pratap Gaonkar; ZP, Shri Kushali Velip; BDO, Shri Anil Naik; Devasthan President, Shri Divakar Dessai and others were present.
Sarpanch, Balli Adnem Panchayat, Shri Govind Faldessai, Naqueri Betul Sarpanch Mrs Pritam Deulkar spoke on the occasion.
Booklet consisting information about all 7 panchayats of Quepem taluka compiled by BDO, Shri Anil Naik was presented to the Governor on the occasion.
Sarpanch Fatorpa Panchayat, Shri Mahesh Faldessai welcomed.
18 dialysis patients were distributed financial aid from Governors discretionary fund.
Government High School, Fatorpa students presented welcome dance. Shirish Pai compered. Panch member Smt Shital Naik presented vote of thanks.
At the interaction programme held at Sharda English High School, Sanvordem ZP, Smt Suvarna Tendulkar; Smt Sudha Gaonkar; Sarpanchas of all village panchayats of Sanvordem Constituency spoke on the occasion.
Sarpanch, Mollem Panchayat, Shri Kapil Naik; Sarpanch, Collem Panchayat, Shri Govind Shigaonkar; Panch Member, Sanvordem Panchayat, Shri Sanjay Naik also spoke on the occassion.
Sarpanchas of Sancordem, Mollem, Sanvordem, Dharbandora, Collem submitted their representation of issues and demands to the Governor.
Sarpanch, Sanvordem Panchayat, Smt Chinmai Naik welcomed.
Students of Sharda English High School presented welcome song. Shri Sanjay Naik proposed vote of thanks. President, Management of Sharda English High School, Shri Prahar Sanvordkar presented token to the Governor
6 dialysis patients were distributed financial aid under Governors discretionary fund.
At Curchorem and Cacora, Chairperson, CCMC, Dr Jasmine Braganza welcomed the Governor.
Governor also planted sapling at Forest Rest House Quepem.
Governor was accompanied by his spouse Smt Reeta Pillai during the visit.