Panaji, December 10, 2019 …The ongoing works of augmentation and laying of new pipelines will solve all the water woes of Quepem Constituency permanently said Deputy Chief Minister, Shri Chandrakant Kavlekar.
Shri Kavlekar was speaking after commissioning 150 mm DI drinking water pipeline from Quitol to Pirwada and Pirwada to parts of Quitol Village laid at a cost of Rs. 70 lakhs recently. The water pressure problems too will be solved with the laying of the new pipeline.
Stating that the developmental works in varied sectors in the constituency are carried out with a vision and taking the requirements of years ahead, Shri Kavlekar said some of these works are near completion while process on others is going on said. Keeping in mind the needs for the coming 25 years all round development in terms of infrastructure, health, education, water supply is being undertaken said Shri Kavlekar adding that no stone will be left unturned for the Development.
Speaking further Shri Kavlekar said, work of laying new water line, worth Rs. 8.00 crores from Ambaulim is underway. Drinking water system work under JICA project at a cost of Rs. 29 crores in Quepem Municipality jurisdiction is accorded approval by Government he added. Unity of the people is very much important for progress and development of the village, he remarked.
Khola Zilla Panchayat Member, Shri Shanu Velip said Government is working tirelessly for the overall development of the last citizen of the State. People should keep aside their differences and work unitedly for the welfare of the people he added. He also lauded the efforts of Shri Kavlekar for undertaking various Developmental works in Quepem constituency.
Sarpanch, Village Panchayat Betul, Shri Tato Parwar thanked Shri Kavlekar for solving the various problems faced by the villagers.
Deputy Sarpanch, Smt Akanksha Naik, panch members, Assistant Engineer, Water Supply, Quepem, Shri Vasuraj Karmalkar, Curchorem – Smt Harsha Kakodkar and others were also present on the occasion. Executive Engineer, Water Supply, Quepem, Shri Shrikant Gaonkar welcomed while Technical Assistant, Smt Jyoti Velip proposed the vote of thanks.
Shri Kavlekar also laid foundation for a Club House at Gavliwada Betul, construction of which will be taken on a land donated by Kavlekar family under Panchayat Golden Jubilee Fund. Gymnasium for Club House costing Rs. 25 lakhs will also be made available under Rajya Sabha Member of Parliament Fund. Four Gymnasiums total costing Rs. 1 crore are sanctioned for Betul, Morpirla, Khola and Barcem villages under MP Fund, he informed.