27-06-2013 …. Stating that the dabolim airport was the need of the hour and should not be closed at any cost former pwd minister Churchill alemao on Thursday warned goans to be alert on dabolim as there was no need for another airport at mopa which was only to help the state of Maharashtra by getting tourist in goa and taking them in to Maharashtra to boost its tourism while finishing off tourism in goa ….
Speaking to goanreporter former pwd Minister Churchill alemao said he was a person who had even resigned from his mp post over the existence of dabolim airport as he knew that if dabolim was closed then goa’s economy would be totally finished off both in south and north
Churchill said that there was a need from the state government side to use the vacant land given to birla for the up gradation of the dabolim airport where the dabolim airport could have two runways for operation …
Meanwhile on asked as weather he was trying to contest the upcoming lok Sabha elections Churchill said that if his party high command asked him to fight the upcoming lok sahbha elections he would open heartedly do so but would not leave the party