March 21, 2018 … Tourism Minister Shri Manohar Ajgaonkar laid foundation stone for construction of new houses to 14 Dhangar communities at Dhangarwada, Casarvarnem recently.
Speaking on the occasion, Shri Ajgaonkar said that with the construction of Greenfield International Airport at Mopa, first preference in employment will be given to locals from the affected villages, the land losers, and the people from Pernem.
Shri Ajgaonkar praised government for providing rehabilitation package to the 14 Dhangar families offering them alternate land, houses as well as grazing space in Casarvarnem village.
Shri Ajgaonkar also appeal to the public to pray for the health and speedy recovery of Chief Minister’s so that Shri Manohar Parrikar himself can inaugurates the houses when it is complete. Shri Ajgaonkar also requested the dhangar families to cooperate with the officials of GMR so that houses are built as soon as possible.
Shri Milind Paidarkar, Manager , GMR informed that Under the rehabilitation package, the government has allotted 800 square metres of land with 100 square metres of constructed house and 50 square metres of goat/cow shed .Also community hall and a crematorium will be also built for the 14 families in addition, regular electricity, water supply and road connectivity, he added.
Present on the occasion Shri Vaibhav Vaze,Technical Officer, Directorate of Civil Aviation , Shri Sagun Naik,President of Satteri Devesthan ,Shri Mandar Parab, Varkhand Sarpanch, Shri Pradeep Kambli, Panch member and officials of Civil Aviation and GMR.