Panaji: Former Deputy Chief Minister and Goa Forward Party Chief Vijai Sardesai has extended his support to the protestors, agitating to save the ruins of historic Our Lady of Mount Carmel at Chimbel.
Sardesai, during his tenure as TCP minister had initiated the process to protect the site.
He tweeted “The government’s basic duty to protect our #heritage sites. We do not tear down our history, but we cherish it for the education of our children. I will always stand with the people of #Chimbel to protect the ruins of Church of Our Lady of Mount Carmel.”