The Goa chief minister, Pramod Sawant on Thursday informed media persons that the union tourism ministry had assured him, that it would provide Rs. 10 crore grants for development of the state museum.
Dr. Sawant after meeting union tourism minister Prahlad Singh Patel said that he had discussed issues pertaining to promotion of tourism in Goa, by creating infrastructure showcasing rich culture and history of Goa.
According to Dr. Sawant, Mr. Patel has assured to grant Rs. 10 Crore for development of state-of-the-art museum for Goa, along with assistance for new Ravindra Bhavan’s through central scheme.