Panaji: December 24, 2012 …. The   Minister for Women  South Goa Sightseeing Packages and Child Development Shri  Dilip  Parulekar has said that the Government has given thrust on providing adequate facilities to schools . He said the objective behind this is to create favourable atmosphere in schools.

This was stated by shri Parulekar at Padal Bethoda where he was chief guest for a inaugural function of Anganwadi Centre . The function was organized by the Directorate of Women and Child Development.

Speaking further Shri Parulekar advised the parents to provide proper attention towards the nourishment   and all-round development of their children so as to enable them to emerge as a good citizen. Anganwadi Centers are the centers of moulding the children to develop with balanced personality. Therefore Anganwdi centers play a vital role in shaping the personality of children at primary level. Hence the Government intends to  strengthen infrastructures for Anganwadi  Centres  by providing  building with  adequate  facilities he informed.


The Industries Minister Shri Mahadev Naik announced that the Government has planned to construct a new building for high school equipped with adequate facilities in Bethoda . The Government has also plans to construct new buildings for Anganwadi Centers wherever required in Shiroda  Constituency he added.

Shri Naik further informed about the various developmental works which have been completed, which are in progress and which are to be taken up in future in Shiroda area.

Smt. Reshma Pai Kuchelkar, Manager GSIDC, Shri Umesh Naik, Consulting Engineer GSIDC and others were present on the occasion.

Smt. Poonam Sawant, Sarpanch welcomed the guests. Shri Durgaprasad Ward Member compered the function. While Shri. Sadanand Gaonkar, Dy. Sarpanch proposed the vote of thanks.