Margao: Several villagers from Chandor and Guirdolim along with their respective Sarpanch led by Goa Forward Party leader Yuri Alemao met Deputy Chief Minister Vijai Sardesai and PWD Minister Deepak Pauskar to follow up their long pending demand.
The villagers have been demanding to denotify the State Highway 8 passing through the heritage village of Chandor and Guirdolim. The villagers led by Alemao have been raising this issue before the government.
Sardesai had taken up their demand before then PWD Minister Sudin Dhavalikar and has now revived it before current minister Deepak Pauskar. Sardesai and Pauskar met the locals in presence of Principle Chief Engineer Mr Parsekar, Executive Engineer, Assistant Engineer and other officials.
Sardesai and Pauskar, who gave hearing to the locals, assured to resolve the long pending issue by June 10.
The issue of pending bar licences was also discussed with Excise Commissioner
Mr Amit Sateja. He has assured the issue to be resolved within a fortnight.
Sarpanch VP Chandor Mr Edward D’Silva thanked Dy. CM, PWD Minister, Ex Minister Joaquim Alemao and Yuri Alemao for pursuing the matter to its logical end.