Panaji, January 18, 2019 … Speaker of Goa Legislative Assembly, Dr. Pramod Sawant stressed on the developmental work that is in progress in the state and said Goa will be on top position in the field of infrastructure development. He was speaking after laying foundation stone for the proposed work of the construction of modern fire station at Bicholim yesterday.
Shri Rajesh Patnekar, MLA, Shri Rajaram Gaonkar, Chairperson, Bicholim Municipal Council, Shri Pravinjay Pandit, Mamlatdar, Shri Vallabh Salkar , Shri Ashok Menon, Director of Fire and Emergency Services were present on the occasion.
Explaining about facilities at fire station, Shri Deepak Prabhu Pauskar, Chairman, GSIDC and MLA of Sanvordem said that modern facility is equipped at the modern fire station at Bicholim. He said the modern fire station shall include administrative offices, a training classroom, conference room, library, museum besides all this health and recreation spaces such as gymnasium, recreation room and TV room provision will be made available, he added.
Shri Ashok Menon, Director of Fire and Emergencies informed that the fire station will have modernized equipments. This will not only cater to Bicholim but also surrounding areas as and when requirement arises.
The estimated cost of the work is Rs. 11,27,90,204,00 and the project is scheduled for completion by June 1920.