GOA GOVERNOR TO LAUNCH PRADHAN MANTRI JAN AROGYA YOJANA ON SEPTEMBER 23
PANAJI Goa Governor Mridula Sinha will launch Pradhan Mantri Jan Arogya Yojana (PMJAY) on September 23 at Dr S Z Quasim Auditorium, National Institute of Oceanography (NIO) at Dona Paula. According to a statement here, Union Minister of State for Aayush (IC) Sripad Naik, Minister for Public Work Department Ramkrishna Dhavlikar, Minister for Town and Country Planning Vijay Sardesai, Minister for…READ more..
BEAUTIFICATION OF SHRI BHAGVATI TEMPLE AT PERNEM SOON: TOURISM MINISTER
Panaji Goa Minister for Tourism Manohar Ajgaonkar on Thursday said that to boost heritage and pilgrimage tourism in the state, the work of beautification of Shri Bhagwati Temple at Pernem will soon be carried out once the inspection is done. He was speaking after inaugurating Mahila Bhajan Mohautsav organised by Nav Chetana Yuvak Sangh at a function held at Pernem in…READ more..
AJGAONKAR DISTRIBUTES SANCTION LETTERS OF LADLI LAXMI SCHEME
PANAJI Goa Minister for Tourism Manohar Ajgaonkar distributed sanction letter of Ladli Laxmi Scheme to 30 beneficiaries from Pernem taluka at a function held at Pernem in North Goa on Thursday. Speaking on the occasion, Ajgaonkar said that irrespective of income, schemes like Ladli Laxmi had eased the financial burden. The financial help was also to ensure that a girl’s marriage was not a burden on parents, he…READ more..
GOA SET TO HAVE SMART E-WASTE MANAGEMENT SYSTEM: OFFICIAL
PANAJI Goa Waste Management Corporation (GWMC) has announced that Goa will soon have a smart and intelligent e-waste management system for handling electronic waste generated in the state. The announcement was made by Sanjit Rodrigues, Managing Director, GWMC, at the launch of the project ‘E-Waste Management Plan for the State of Goa’, held at Hotel Varanda Do Mar, Miramar, by GWMC…READ more..
HAPPY GANESH CHATURTHI TO ALL
TEAM TNV The Neutral View family wishes all its readers, writers, subscribers, patrons and well wishers a very happy Ganesh Chaturthi.READ more..
FORMALIN ISSUE: FISH INSPECTION WITHDRAWN ON GOA’S BORDER
AGENCIES|PANAJI The Goa government has withdrawn the stringent checking of fish brought from outside at the state’s border and instead, will conduct random inspection of the stock in local markets, Health Minister Vishwajit Rane said today. The government had last month ordered strict checking of all consignments at the state’s border following suspicion that the fish brought from outside was laced…READ more..
AADHAAR CAN’T BE HACKED, VESTED INTERESTS SPREADING LIES: UIDAI
AGENCIES| NEW DELHI The Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI) on Tuesday dismissed reports of hacking of Aadhaar enrolment software as “completely incorrect and irresponsible” and said some vested interests were deliberately trying to create confusion among people. The denial came after an investigation by HuffPost India revealed that the Aadhaar database, which contains the biometrics and personal information of over…READ more..
LIFEGUARDS TO ASSIST IN IMMERSION OF GANESHA IDOLS
PANAJI Lifeguards will be deployed at Goa beaches from September 13 to 23 to help devotees immerse idols of Lord Ganesha off the beaches and ensure their safety, state-appointed Drishti Marine lifeguard agency said on Tuesday. The company, Drishti Marine, said that lifeguards will be stationed at 42 beaches in Goa. “In case the weather conditions are rough, lifeguards will offer to…READ more..
MODERN EMERGENCY CARE CENTRES TO BE SET UP IN GOA: HEALTH MINISTER
PANAJI Goa Minister for Health Vishwajit Rane on Tuesday said that modern Emergency Care Centres will be set up in the state so as to provide prompt health care services to the people. Speaking after inaugurating Emergency Care Centre at Urban Health Centre in the city in the presence of Siddharth Kunkolienkar, Chairman, EDC, at a function jointly organised by Directorate…READ more..
VISHWAJIT RANE LAUNCHES 181 UNIVERSAL WOMEN HELPLINE
PANAJI Goa Minister for Health Vishwajit Rane launched 181 universal Women Helpline Number at a function held to mark the completion of ten years of 108 Ambulance Services at Kala Academy in Panaji on Monday. Rane said that the three main objectives of 181 helpline number are – it will provide the women affected by violence with 24 hours of telecom service for…READ more..