state cabinet abolishes 416 posts at Ponda sub district hospital


04-12-2013 … The state cabinet on Wednesday abolished 416 posts at Ponda sub district hospital which were created by the then congress government. 

The Cabinet also gave its assent to provide temporary status for 1399 employees who were working in the PWD’s labour society for the past 8 years on contract basics.  In other decision of The Cabinet, uniform washing allowance of policemen is raised to Rs 300 from Rs 75.

meanwhile Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar on Wednesday also announced that the cabinet will amend the “code of comunidades” to regulate encroachment of comunidade lands in Goa.

The state government will appoint a special officer to prevent encroachment on comunidade lands. The cabinet decision came after a report compiled by the Chartered Accounts on serula comunidade exposed several land scams.