Saligao:- A padayatra , Mhargayecho jagor, was today held in Saligao constituency, as part of the GPCC program being held all over the state to create awareness about inflation & price hike.
A 400 strong crowd comprising staunch congressmen participated in the padayatra that began at the Verem market and terminated at Nerul market.
Mr Dinesh Gundu Rao, AICC Goa desk incharge, Mr Girish Chodankar, GPCC chief, Mrs Beena Naik , Mahila cong President, Mrs Sonal Malvanker, Vice President Mahila Congress,Mr Shankar Kirlleparker Seva Dal President, mr vijay Bhike , North District President, Mr Tulio de Souza GPCC spokesman,Mr Atul Naik Saligao Block Congress President ,Mr Virendra Shirodker, district Vice President , besides all Saligao block congress committee members participated in the rally.
The members created awareness among the shopkeepers and residents along the route regarding the inflation and price rise by the insensitive BJP government.
Mr Dinesh Gundu Rao , while addressing the workers at the end of the rally congratulated the workers and the people of Saligao for a good program and advised the workers to continue the awareness programmes on price rise in all parts of the constituency in the coming week.
He assured the people of Saligao that this will be a Congress constituency, looking at the strength of the party workers in Saligao constituency.
Mr Tulio de Souza thanked the party workers for coming out in large numbers. He also thanked the party leaders for participating in the rally today that enthused the party workers. He assured the party leaders that Saligao will return a Congress candidate in the ensuing elections and were eagerly looking forward to a Congress government to solve the people problems.