P’yats in memo make sturdy case to rethink choice for western bypass on stilts, Seek measures in opposition to shoreline erosion, need tourism infrastructure spruced up
There had been issues galore highlighted by the newly-elected panchayat our bodies of Benaulim and Velim constituencies when Governor P S Sreedharan Pillai descended in Salcete on Saturday.
Almost all of the panchayat our bodies submitted their calls for in writing to the Governor for redressal and answer, amongst them are a number of issues, together with burning issues that has been plaguing the villages for a while now.
Assuming workplace just some days in the past, the sarpanchas and the elected members put in place the wants and necessities of the villagers to the consideration of the Governor.
The coastal villages of Colva, Benaulim and Cavelossim made a robust case to spruce up the tourism infrastructure and on the identical time referred to as for measures to guard the curiosity of the standard fishermen and defend the shoreline from erosion.
Colva: The panchayat has referred to as for an pressing safety wall alongside the coast of Colva, Sernabatim and Gaundaulim to cease the soil erosion and referred to as for regularisation of the prevailing huts of conventional fishermen in the CRZ space.
The panchayat has demanded that the sewerage therapy plant arrange on the seaside is completely used just for the residents and hoteliers of Colva and to not take the sewerage from neighbouring villages as Colva has been titled as an iconic seaside.
While making a request to allot a subway close to the Colva Church which must be constructed on the college to profit the college kids, the panchayat has referred to as for the development of Panchayat Ghar, well being centre.
Benaulim: In the memorandum submitted by Benaulim Sarpanch Xavier Pereira, the panchayat has requested the governor to impress upon the Goa authorities to rethink their choice to assemble the Western Bypass on Embankments in Benaulim and defend the village and villagers from the disasters of environmental destruction by constructing the bypass on stilts.
The panchayat referred to the most recent report compiled by the Water Resources Department, whereby the division has pressured on the likelihood of catastrophe to life, livelihood and property of the native inhabitants in future must be thought-about in going forward with the development of the Western Bypass on embankments.
Besides taking on the difficulty of conventional fishermen, the Benaulim panchayat has reiterated the demand to ban the discharge of sewage water from the Colva sewage therapy plant to the river Sal. The sarpanch has requested the governor to attraction to the federal government of Goa to think about the safety of River Sal, the lifeline of Salcete.
Cavelossim: In his petition, newly-elected Sarpanch Dixon Vaz has referred to as for sprucing up the tourism infrastructure in Cavelossim contemplating its standing as a well-known vacationer vacation spot. The panchayat has referred to as for protecting measures alongside the shoreline and riverine on account of rise in sea degree. While demanding finalisation of the CZMP of CRZ notification 2011 with speedy impact, the Cavelossim panchayat has referred to as for defense of the dwelling models of native communities in CRZ areas as per CRZ notification 2011. The sarpanch has referred to as for placing in place a breakwater mechanism on the mouth of river Sal for easy navigational channel for fishing boats.
Orlim: While demanding de-notification of the Port Limits in the village, the Orlim panchayat has demanded notification of the Major District Road MDR 43 passing via the village as per the Bharatmala venture of the Ministry of Road Transport and Highways. The panchayat requested the governor to attraction to the federal government of India and Goa to denotify the MRD 43 via the village of Orlim and preserve the prevailing highway. The panchayat has additionally demanded simplification of the Land Acquisition Act and demanded a rural medical dispensary.
Carmona: While making a point out of the a long time previous dispute relating to Zalor seaside, the Carmona panchayat has drawn consideration of the Governor to the proposal pending with the federal government for FIFC customary floor in the village. Sarpanch Prisco Rodrigues stated the panchayat can also be planning statistical information which goes to strengthen the general improvement of the village. The panchayat has pressured on the MRF facility.
Seraulim: In the memorandum, Seraulim Sarpanch Sima Shanke has appealed to the Governor to assist the panchayat to course of the file for the development of the Panchayat Ghar, saying the file has been forwarded to the involved division for development.
The sarpanch has additionally expressed concern over the destruction of paddy fields on account of water logging.
Chinchinim: Newly-elected Sarpanch Valentino Barretto has made a robust case for the development of the Panchayat Ghar and sports activities advanced on the land acquired method again in 2006.
In the memorandum, the panchayat has additionally referred to as for the upgradation of the first well being centre and has requested the Governor to make use of his good workplace to resolve the Dandeavaddo highway bypass on the National Highway 66 passing via the village.
Sao Jose de Areal: Pointing out that the village is devastated by industrial property and pink class industries in the center of settlements, huge pits and lacking hills on account of unlawful quarries, Sarpanch Joycee Dias has urged the Governor to not enable unsustainable revenue pushed initiatives, such because the double monitoring of SWR, actual property, hypothesis, polluting industries.
Assolna: The panchayat has drawn consideration of the Governor to the lengthy pending development of the Panchayat Ghar regardless of completion of the formalities. Sarpanch Ivan Fernandes additionally highlighted the difficulty of the Assolna-Chinchinim bridge and the necessity to guarantee the protection of commuters utilizing the identical.
Sarzora: Sarzora Sarpanch Leona Fernandes has sought the intervention of the Governor to request the federal government of Goa and the Union Ministry of Railways to assemble a highway over bridge at Sarzora on a 50:50 value sharing foundation on high precedence.