GOA: APNA GHAR CONTROVERSY: FOUR OFFICIALS SUSPENDED, 31 TRANSFERRED
Panaji (Goa): In a major decision, State government today suspended four senior officers attached to the remand home for juveniles after they were found to be involved in gross misconduct. Directorate of Women and Child Development has suspended four officers of Apna Ghar while transferring 31 more staff to different locations. Apna Ghar has been into…READ more..
GOVT APPOINTS 20 JUNIOR DOCTORS AT VARIOUS HEALTH CENTRES; 35 MORE SOON
Panaji (Goa): In order to meet the shortage of junior resident doctors at GMC and other government hospitals, Health department today posted 20 new doctors on a contract basis. More 35 doctors will be posted soon. These are the MBBS students, which include those who have completed their post graduation and also interns with whom the government…READ more..
FOUR SPs TRANSFERRED
Panaji (Goa): IPS officer Devesh Kumar Mahla, against whom a Nigerian national complained of extortion, has been shunted to Special Branch (SB). In an order issued by the Department of Personnel, the Superintendent of Traffic Police will now hold the charge of SB replacing Kartik Kashyap (IPS). Kashyap, who held a bouquet of posts such as SP (SB) with…READ more..
COMMITTEE UNDER HEALTH MINISTER TO ENSURE TIMELY COMPLETION OF SOUTH GOA DISTRICT HOSPITAL
Panaji (Goa): In a bid to achieve its deadline of May 31, 2018, for completion of the South Goa district hospital project, the State Government has constituted a three-member committee to expedite, monitor and ensure timely completion of the same. The committee consists of Health Minister Vishwajit Rane, TCP Minister Vijay Sardessai and Managing Director…READ more..
LUCKY 7 LIKELY TO MOVE COCHIN FOR REPAIRS
Panaji (Goa): Even after nearly one month the ill-fated inoperational casino vessel M V Lucky 7 was towed in deeper waters for underwater patch works, it has still not found a shipyard to undergo permanent repairs. Sources said that the casino-owning company Golden Globe Hotels Pvt Ltd had initially decided to float the vessel to Jaigad in Ratnagiri but…READ more..
GOA MAHILA CONGRESS DEMANDS PASSING OF WOMEN RESERVATION BILL
Panaji (Goa): The Goa Mahila Congress today submitted a memorandum to Prime Minister Narendra Modi demanding to pass Women’s Reservation Bill in the Parliament. The memorandum is submitted to Prime Minister through North Goa collector Nila Mohanan, seeking 33 percent reservation for women in the Assembly/ Parliament. The Mahila Congress North Goa President Vaishali Shetgaonkar…READ more..
HC DIRECTS MERCES PANCHAYAT TO CLEAR DEBRIS & GARBAGE ALONG THE PANAJI-OLD GOA BYPASS
Panaji (Goa): A Division Bench of the Bombay High Court comprising of Justice Nitin Jamdar and Justice Nutan Sardessai today directed the Merces Panchayat to immediately remove the garbage and debris dumped along the Panaji-Old Goa bypass road and adjourned to tomorrow at 4.15 pm further hearing on the Contempt of Court petition filed on the issue by Adv….READ more..
GOA: GOVERNMENT FORMS SIT TO INVESTIGATE MATKA GAMBLING
Panaji (Goa) Goa government has formed a Special Investigation Team (SIT) which would be monitored by a retired high court judge to investigate the matka gambling activity in the State. Bombay High Court at Goa had ordered the constitution of SIT to investigate into matka gambling in response to the petition filed by social activist Kashinath…READ more..
10 DYSPS TRANSFERRED, TWO GET MINING TALUKAS
Panaji (Goa): After serving a long tenure at Goa Human Rights Commission on deputation, senior police officer Kiran Podwal has been posted as the sub-divisional police officer of Porvorim while two deputy superintendents of police who were awaiting fresh posting after promotion have been given the mining talukas. Out of the 10 DySPs transferred today, while…READ more..
GOA: 10 DYSPS TRANSFERRED, SUNITA SAWANT MOVED OUT FROM PONDA
Panaji (Goa): After serving a long tenure at Goa Human Rights Commission on deputation, senior police officer Kiran Podwal has been posted as the sub-divisional police officer of Porvorim while two deputy superintendents of police who were awaiting fresh posting after promotion have been given the mining talukas. Out of the 10, DySPs transferred today, while Podwal has…READ more..