25/07/2015 … Deputy Chief Minister francis dsouza has ruled out his state government re thinking over the issue of mopa consultancy or scarping the mopa airport as it is left up to the state assembly to decide on it he said ….
It may be noted that Goans For Dabolim Only on Thursday had hit out against the Mopa airport project. And asked that the mopa project not only be scraped but also investigated thoroughly.
While the state bjp party on Thursday refuted allegations levelled by the Congress and former PWD minister Churchill Alemao that the contract for the Mopa consultancy was awarded by BJPand had demanded an investigation into awarding the consultancy for the Mopa airport and also a review of all the reports submitted by Louis Berger to the Goa government.
But Speaking to goanreporter in a different voice deputy chief minister francis dsouza said that the issue of mopa had been there for every elections and therefore certain sections of vested interest had used mopa issue for unwanted reasons
Mr dsouza said that he did not found any reason as why there had to be a re-think on mopa consultancy ..