QUO VADIS ATAL SETU?

The Atal Setu across the River Mandovi which was amidst great fanfare projected to be Goa’s wonder is so soon headed for a disaster. The Goa State Infrastructure Development Corporation (GSIDC) which has been alleged to be a den for rampant corruption has to be made answerable for this nightmare. The huge potholes on this […]

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IDENTIFYING A TRUE GOAN

It may be too late in the day but the debate must rage on. Roots can be established by birth, by ancestry or by domicile. Migration into Goa is not sufficient to acquire roots if the person does not have affinity to the Goan culture, language and tradition. On the other hand a person can […]

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HEALTHCARE FACILITIES ARE VITAL

While focusing that Health is Wealth, the thrust should have been to decentralize availability of Healthcare facilities. But it is intriguing that Government is dithering on the promised Community Health Center at the Old Ribandar hospital despite the fact that it would benefit not only Ribandar but also neighboring residents of Chimbel, Merces, Old Goa […]

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THE LOOT AND PLUNDER AT GSIDC MUST STOP

in reflecting on the incompetence of Goa State Infrastructure Development Corporation (GSIDC) and its botch up execution of the new High Court building, memories go back to 2014. I had then petitioned the High Court against GSIDC over its substandard and chaotic concretization of the Miramar-Dona Paula Road. While the GSIDC assured that we would get […]

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