Panaji: Sept.27,2018 … The Governor of Goa Dr. Mridula Sinha paid a visit to the sewerage treatment plant at Saligao today During the visit she interacted with the workers about their safety concerns. Thereafter she had a meeting with the officials and discussed about the function and operation of the plant.
Shri Domnic Fernandes, OSD, SWM Cell during the discussion informed that more than 150 tonnes of garbage is treated everyday which is beyond its capacity and during some occasion like tourist season workload increases to 200 tonnes also. He said that the workers who are working on the plant are provided with safety and security equipments besides paying due attention towards hygiene and health of the workers. Apart from this he said the workers are provided with the facility of entertainment. The campus of the plant which is spread in around ten acres is filled with green cover by planting trees and having a garden around.
Secretary Science and Technology, Shri Sanjay Gihar, Environment Engineer GSPCB, Shri Sanjiv Joglekar, Manager GSIDC, Shri Sandip Chodankar, staff of GWMC were present during the visit.