Panaji; Nov 5, 2014 ….. Government of Goa will present Awards/Certificates of Merit to the best Farmer, best Horticulturist, for Nursing, for care of Orphan and Physically Handicapped, best tree plantation for their commendable services in the respective field.

Rolling Trophy with certificate of Merit for the best run voluntary organization in the field of Social service will also be awarded on the occasion of Goa Liberation Day, 2014 at a function scheduled to be held at Campal Parade Ground, Panaji.

Certificate of Merit and cash award of Rs.10,000/- will be awarded to best Farmer, best Horticulturist and best Tree plantation. So also certificate of Merit and Memento will be awarded for Nursing and for care of orphans and Physically Handicapped.

To enable the selection of such individuals/organizations, it is requested that recommendations, if any, of the Government Department may be submitted to the concerned Secretary of the Department.

The recommendations should be accompanied by a brief citation in respect of the individuals/organizations, incorporating the correct name, address and age etc. and the justification for the award.

The proposal for granting award should be decided at the administrative level by the concerned Secretary of the Department.

The recommendation received from the concerned secretary to Government then be referred to the High Level Committee comprising the Chief Secretary as Chairman, Secretary to the concerned Department and Head of Department as its Member who will recommend the case to the Government after duly screening the details received from the Administrative Secretary.