Panaji: Chief Minister Pramod Sawant has appealed State post department to release Postal Stamp on former State CM late Manohar Parrikar to acknowledge his commendable contribution towards the State and national development in varied capacities as Chief Minister and Defence Minister.
Speaking further, Sawant expressed the need for Goa to be treated as a separate post circle in order to facilitate the Goan youth to avail job opportunities created by the Post Department.
He was speaking at a function organised by Post Department on the occasion of World Post Day.
Chief Minister said that Goa circle of Post Department comprises of few other districts of Maharashtra that deprives Goan candidates from availing job as larger chunk of candidates from Maharashtra get selected for the jobs.
“If Goa gets separate Circle recognition employment opportunities for Goans will increase,” he added.
Union Minister of State for AYUSH and Defence Shripad Naik was also present on the occasion.