Tuesday, 20 February, 2018
Update
   It has been decided that questions related to portfolios held by the CM will not be taken in session: Michael Lobo   Fire at Driver hill-Vasco, 4 houses gutted with an estimate of ₹10Lakhs loss. Short circuit suspected.   CM's health is improving, don't trust the rumours, Speaker tells the House; House adjourned till tomorrow.   Sudin Dhavalikar to be the leader of the House in absence of CM Parrikar   Budget session likely to be cut short   St Cruz locals say firm ‘no’ to PDA, serve ultimatum   Going green: Goa’s forests show marginal increase   Mega meeting in Panaji on Feb 21   Don’t need tourists who come and cook on roadsides, says Calangute sarpanch   Participants run for fun, family and fitness at Goa’s first famathon   Nuvem p’yat to ask for inclusion of River Sal in wetlands list

Have necessary permissions, says owner

The owner of the Betalbatim property, Minguel Rodrigues maintained that he had necessary permissions from the CRZ, Town and country Planning and the Panchayat to carry out barbed wire fencing in his beach property.

17th July 2017, 04:39 Hrs
MARGAO: rReacting to reports on the opposition by some villagers and social activists to the barbed wire fencing, Minguel asserted that he has not cut down any casuarina trees, and only bushes were trimmed. Saying that his property was being misused in the absence of any fencing, Minguel said he has left pathway to the beach, adding that he has no plans to carry out any construction, but will only go for coconut plantation.