Panaji: December 03, 2018 … Minister for Tourism Shri Manohar Alias Babu Azgaonkar laid foundation stone for beautification of Kamleshwar and Bhumika Temple at Korgao, Pernem Yesterday
Speaking on the occasion Shri Azgaonkar informed that the 50mld water tank will be soon built in Pernem to solve the problem of water scarcity in this area.
Speaking on the beautification works the Minister said, the Korgao will become one of the tourist spot as these beautified temples are located by the side of road leading to major tourist attractions like Harmal Beach Keri beach Tiracol fort which is visited by many tourists.
Shri Azgaonkar further said various upcoming projects such as Ayush Centre, Ravindra Bhavan, International cricket stadium Mopa Airport will help to generate employment in the Pernem Taluka. He appealed for the support and cooperation from the people for the development of the state.
The project comprises of temple peripheral beautification, landscaping with low maintenance plants, pathways and illumination of the premises.
Shri Ramakant Desai, President of Devasthan, Smt Pramila Desai, Sarpanch Korgao, Shri Ranganath Kalshavkar, Deputy Sarpanch Korgao also spoke on the occasion.
Also present on the occasion were panch members Shri Abdul Naik, Shri Sameer Bhatlekar, Shri Kustav and Ex Deputy Sarpanch, Shri Uday Palyekar.