Panaji: Chief Minister Dr Pramod Sawant inaugurated newly constructed Marcel Bus Stand Complex, Marcela in the distinguished presence of Minister for Art and Culture Shri Govind Gaude at Marcela today.
The Bus Stand and Multipurpose hall is built on an area of 10,250 sq.m at a cost of Rs 15 crores and consist of bus stand, a market, 500 people sitting capacity air conditioned multipurpose hall with recreation area, library, Panchayat office, Electricity office, Police Outpost, besides 30 shops, super market, restaurant, seperate spaces for vegetable, fish and meat vendors with parking of two and four wheelers facility at basement.
Speaking after inaugurating newly constructed Bus stand Complex Chief Minister, Dr. Pramod Sawant said that Government is endeavoring to provide better infrastructure facilities to the people and all round development of the state. He also urged to keep the bus stand clean and tidy. Chief Minister said, Government is making all efforts for collection and disposal of garbage so as to get rid of garbage menace and keep Goa Green and Clean. He said that it is the responsibility of every individual to find solution to garbage. In this direction he said Government has proposed to set up garbage collection station in rural areas under solid waste management corporation.
Minister for Art and Culture Shri Govind Gaude said that the state has been witnessing steady acceleration in various development projects in almost all parts of the state and reiterated governments’ commitment to improve the infrastructural facilities. He appealed the people to make proper use of the facilities made available to them and also emphasized the need to undertake maintenance of such projects upon completion.
Shri Gaude further said that development is meant for people and delivery of work is important, and urged people not to object developmental works for small small reasons stressing the need to work out amicable solutions to problems, if any he added.
Smt. Sanjyot Khadapkar, Sarpanch of Village Panchayat Tivrem- Orgao, Shri Digambar Tari Sarpanch Volvoi, Shri Dilip Naik Sarpanch Betki- Khandola, Director of Transport Shri Nikhil Desai spoke on the occasion.
Shri Mahesh Shilkar compered while Managing Director of KTC Shri Derrick Pereira Neto welcomed. Shri Jayesh Naik Dy. Sarpanch proposed the vote of thanks.