“We demand that all coal-related infrastructure projects in Goa be stopped…”, demands Goa Congress unit

The Goa unit of Congress on Thursday demanded that all coal-related infrastructure projects in the state to be stopped. Coal is unloaded on the docks of the Mormugao Port Trust (MPT) and then transported to the neighbouring state of Karnataka. These coal handling facilities are in the process of being expanded. Congress party spokesperson, Aleixo…

Congress urges Goa government to conduct impact studies before nationalising the rivers

nationalising Goas rivers

Goa Congress president Shantaram Naik on Saturday demanded the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)-led coalition government to conduct studies that asses the environmental and social impact of nationalisation of rivers in the state before nationalising them. Naik while speaking to the reporters cautioned that nationalisation of state’s six rivers would spell doom for the communities living along its banks. “What will…

Top