Date: November 16, 2014 …. Shri Manohar Parrikar, Defence Minister and Chairman of ESG reviewed the preparation of the 45th International Film Festival scheduled to be held from November 20 to 30, 2014 at the General Body and Coordination Committee meeting of Entertainment Society of Goa today in the presence of Chief Minister, Shri Laxmikant Parsekar.

          The Chairman discussing on various issues/matters pertaining to PWD, Water, Electricity, Road, Staff, Painting of City, city cleanness, parking, etc. urged the concerned officials of respective departments to be prepared to meet the challenges and make the event a grand success. He suggested various measures to be under taken for preparation of IFFI.

He thanked every member of Coordination committee for their wholehearted support and cooperation extended by them for the success of the festival.

The meeting also reviewed various arrangements made for taluka-level film screening, for state guests, delegates, etc.

The meeting was attended by Shri Damu Naik, Vice Chairman, ESG, Secretary (I& P) Shri Pawan Kumar Sain, IGP Goa Shri Sunil Garg, Collector North Smt Nila Mohanan, Directors and representatives from various Department, cooperation autonomous bodies etc.