January 22, 2021

SEVERAL TALUKA’S IN GOA WILL FACE DRAUGHT LIKE SITUATION IF WATER FROM MINING PITS IS NOT PUMPED

A high powered task force committee, comprising of Beauracrates, politicians and representatives of mining companies held meeting at the secretariat complex in Porvorim.

The meeting chaired by Agriculture minister, Vijai Sardesai has resolved to pump water from 13 mining pits for irrigational purpose ahead of the upcoming summer season. Speaking to Media persons after the meeting, Sardesai said that the government – as preventive measures has decided to pump water from 9 North Goa based mining pits, while 4 pits from South Goa.

He further said that there could be drought like situation several parts of the state, if water is not pumped.

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