corlim village panchayat to appoint volunteer’s for tackilng village garbage issue


02-05-2013 … The gram sabha of corlim village panchayat has now decided to appoint village volunteers to keep an eye of those people trying to throw garbage along the side of the village roads and also to act strict on on sand trucks entering inside the village jurisdiction

 The decision which was taken at the recent held gram sabha meet where in the gram sabha members were of the opinion that locals were facing a threat to their life due to sand trucks passing from the village jurisdiction to other places and therefore demanded to immediately stop sand trucks from passing inside the village areas

Addressing the gram sabha members acting sarpanch victor Pereira said that the garbage collection drive which was started by the village panchayat was running successfully and were now in the process of putting up pits in all the seven wards of the village panchayats if the villagers permitted to do so

 Victor asked the gram sabha members to form a village level monitoring committee so as to keep a check on sand trucks entering inside the village as well as on those outsiders trying to thow garbage in plastic bags inside the village roads

 Meanwhile Secretary of corlim village panchayat oswin mascarenhas said that since there was a major power problem in the village area the panchayat had resolved to write to the electricity department for allotting more transformers for the village panchayat