chief minister parrikar hands over sanctioning letters to mining affected truck owners


02-04-2013 … Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar on Tuesday handed over amount sanctioning letters to 100 beneficiaries registered under the goa mining scheme at the conference hall inside the assembly complex in porvorim …

Under the scheme the present 100 beneficiaries whose forms have been processed by through gel includes tipper owners whose livelihood has been affected due to the closure of the mining industry and would get an amount of rs 8000 per truck while a person having two trucks would get an amount of rs 12,000 with the benefits coming up right from the month of October 2012 …

In the present sanctioned letter the state government has given the installment amount of march 2013 while the remaining months amount would be directly credited in to the beneficiaries bank account though hdfc bank

Though Parrikar said that he was hopeful of mining industry to start this year itself he asked people to look out for other alternative than mining in to the state of goa

Industries minister mahadev naik who was also present on the occasion blamed the erstwhile congress government for the mess created in to the state mining industry