Spokesperson for Goa’s taxi unions Bappa Korgaonkar said the strike had been called to demand withdrawal of the Tourism Ministry-backed GoaMiles app-based aggregator cab service and ApnaBhada aggregator cab service.
Sawant recalled that during the same time last year, the state had been under a coronavirus-induced lockdown, due to which the entire economy had come to a standstill.
The students who will take Class 10th Examinations from Goa Board can check the timetable on the board’s official website (gbshe.info) or below. Earlier, the Goa Board asked its schools to conduct Classes 9 and 11 exams in schools by April 24.
Speaking to IANS Superintendent of Police (Crime Branch) Shobhit Saxena said that the advert is an extension of its efforts to create awareness about the ills of drugs.
The minister was returning after offering prayers at Yellapur’s famous Gante Ganesha (Bell Ganesha) temple, according to Ankola police sources.
President Ram Nath Kovind will inaugurate a cultural event to celebrate the 60th anniversary of Goa Liberation day in Panaji on Saturday. Goa was liberated from 451 years of colonial Portuguese rule on December 19, 1961.
The Congress managed to win only four out of the 39 ZP seats in the December 12 elections. The BJP won 33 seats.
Voting for the zilla panchayat (ZP) polls in Goa, which has 203 candidates in the fray contesting from 48 constituencies, began on Saturday morning.
The Bharat Bandh has been called by farmers’ associations in India, who are protesting outside the national capital against the three laws passed by the Central government recently.
“In Goa, the Maharashtrawadi Gomantak Party was finished by the BJP. Put your differences aside and establish a history in Goa,” Kesarkar said.
A police inspector was suspended on Thursday following outrage over actor Poonam Pandey’s controversial photoshoot at a restricted dam site in South Goa, police said.
“We are discharging Shripad ji today afternoon,” Shekhar Salkar, a spokesperson for the hospital said in a statement.
The BJP and AAP are currently at loggerheads over the state government’s Covid-19 management efforts, at a time when the state is witnessing an unprecedented spike in coronavirus cases.
The day’s tally takes the total count of confirmed Covid-19 cases in Goa to 19,355, according to state Health Ministry statistics.
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According to health officials, Goa currently has recorded 16,553 confirmed Covid-19 cases, with number of active cases in the state at 3,646.
A statewide manhunt has been launched to trace the undertrial Hemraj Bharadwaj, who was arrested a few months back in a Narcotics, Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act case.
Malik was transferred to Meghalaya, in the midst of a war of words with Goa Chief Minister Pramod Sawant over issues related to poor Covid management in the state and construction of a new Raj Bhavan premises.
The rave party was being held at a posh row village complex called ‘Firangipani Villas’ at Vagator beach village.
“Attendance at ‘aarti’ for Sarvajanik (public) Ganesh festival shall be limited to 10 persons only,” it added.
The new Covid hospital will function out of the sub district hospital in Ponda town in South Goa and it has the capacity to cater to nearly 440 patients.
Leader of Opposition and former Chief Minister Digambar Kamat told reporters in Panaji.
With the record number of cases reported on Saturday, Goa’s cumulative tally of Covid-19 cases has reached 6,193 out of which 4,438 persons have have recovered.
Dias is the only legislator who has tested positive for COVID-19 in the state.
Goa Board GBSHSE SSC Result 2020 Declared: This year, the overall pass percentage for class 10th has been recorded at 90.9%.