26 C
Panjim
Tuesday, March 2, 2021

Cabinet grants extension for off shore casinos to operate for another 6 months in River Mandovi

Must read

COVID19: 40 new cases, one death

Panaji: Goa's coronavirus caseload went up by 40 and reached 55,026 on Monday , a health department official said. The death toll touched 796 as...

Reliance acquires majority equity stake in Skytran inc.

Mumbai: Reliance Strategic Business Ventures Limited (“RSBVL”), a wholly owned subsidiary of Reliance Industries Limited, announced that it has acquired additional equity stake in...

AAP welcomes High court order on municipal ward reservations

  Aam Aadmi Party while terming the High Court order over municipal elections as a tight slap on the Dr Pramod Sawant Government advised the...

Siolim Village Panchayat files FIR against villagers for destroying Government documents 

Panaji : Monali Pednekar the Sarpanch of Siolim village Panchayat has filed a police complaint against the local villagers who caused ruckus and chaos...
- Advertisement -

Panaji: Goa Cabinet on Wednesday approved the extension for the off shore casinos to operate in River Mandovi by another six months.

The vessels laden with the Casinos, anchored in River Mandovi, can continue their operations for another six months from March 31 till September 30.

Chief Minister Pramod Sawant told reporters that the State Cabinet has granted the extension for the off shore casinos to remain in River Mandovi.

He said that the government has not taken any decision on moving them out of the River. Sawant said that the off shore casino vessels will continue in River Mandovi till alternate place is recommended to them.

State government then led by Manohar Parrikar had said that the off shore casinos would be moving out of River Mandovi to another location owing to the opposition from the locals and NGOs.

- Advertisement -

More articles

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

Latest article

COVID19: 40 new cases, one death

Panaji: Goa's coronavirus caseload went up by 40 and reached 55,026 on Monday , a health department official said. The death toll touched 796 as...

Reliance acquires majority equity stake in Skytran inc.

Mumbai: Reliance Strategic Business Ventures Limited (“RSBVL”), a wholly owned subsidiary of Reliance Industries Limited, announced that it has acquired additional equity stake in...

AAP welcomes High court order on municipal ward reservations

  Aam Aadmi Party while terming the High Court order over municipal elections as a tight slap on the Dr Pramod Sawant Government advised the...

Siolim Village Panchayat files FIR against villagers for destroying Government documents 

Panaji : Monali Pednekar the Sarpanch of Siolim village Panchayat has filed a police complaint against the local villagers who caused ruckus and chaos...

Vaccination for senior citizens, 45-59 age group with comorbid condition begins

Panaji: Goa joined the nation on Monday to vaccinate its senior citizens from the COVID19 virus with inoculation held at 37 state run centres. The...