Congratulations to all Goans on the Opinion Poll Day. It’s a historic day and an important milestone in the history of Goa. All the Goans know the history and importance of this day, but today on this historic occasion I would like to discuss to what the Goans got out of it. What the common man got out of the Opinion Poll. We all know that because the Goans decided not to merge with Maharashtra, they got their own Government, they got their own Panchayat, and they got their own representatives whom they can…READ more..
LET’S MAKE OUR ROADS SAFE: PART 2
Practice What You Preach
Often we are told to practice what we preach, but does that really happen? The rules and laws regulating the traffic are made by bureaucrats and politicians, and then, the responsibility to ensure their implementation is with the traffic police.
Going by the saying: ‘practice what you preach’, the first people to respect these should be bureaucrats, politicians and the cops; however, does it actually happen? It’s left to your discretion to go and see how the “VIPs” move on the roads, see the vehicles which have “Govt. Of India” written on it, observe the police…READ more..
BIGGER THE VEHICLE BIGGER THE RESPONSIBILITY
As usual today when I left from home to drop my daughter to school, I just saw a banner at the O’Coqueiro circle in Porvorim put up by the traffic police which showed that they were celebrating the ‘Road Safety Week’ from Monday to Friday. After crossing it as I was nearing Mall de Goa, I saw a private bus which had suddenly stopped right in the middle of the road, and the car which was right behind the bus was trying to overtake the bus by changing its lane without caring about the vehicles coming from the…READ more..
RAAJ GONSALVES Congratulations to all Goans on the Opinion Poll Day. It’s a historic day .. read more