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DY.CM  FELICITATES FREEDOM FIGHTERS OF SALCETE TALUKA

 

Margao: January 26,2021

 

Deputy Chief Minister, Shri. Chandrakant Kavlekar today felicitated eminent freedom fighters from Salcete Taluka for their selfless contribution towards freedom Struggle of Goa, at a programme titled `Senani Sanman` organized by Ravindra Bhavan, Margao in association with Department of Information and Publicity at Margao today.

 

Shri. Kavlekar appreciated the initiatives taken by Ravindra Bhavan Margao and Department of Information and Publicity for felicitating the freedom fighters and acknowledging their sacrifice for the betterment of the State. Shri. Kavlekar reiterated Government's commitment towards the welfare of  every section of the Society.

 

The programme coincided with yearlong celebration of 60 years of Goa Liberation. The Government has designated the Department of Information and Publicity  as a Nodal Department to conduct yearlong programme for celebration of 60th year of Goa`s Liberation, under which Taluka level programme  in association with Ravindra Bhavan Margao was organised.

 

Freedom Fighters Shri. Vaman Bhiku Prabhugaonkar, Shri. Vasant Budholkar, Shri.Vasant Naik, Shri. Vishnu Pai Angle, Smt. Shashikala Hodarkar Almeida, Shri. Gangadhar Lolienkar, Shri. Gajanan Raikar, Smt. Sushila Padiyar, Shri. Gopal Chitari and late Shabu Babani Dessai (posthumously) were felicitated on the occasion.

 

Chairman, Ravindra Bhavan Margao, Shri. Damu Naik made the welcome remarks. Member Secretary, Shri. Prasanna Acharya was also present on the occasion.  Shri. Anant Agni compered the programme. Information Assistant, DIP, Smt. Sanghmitra Faldessai proposed the vote of thanks.

 

DIP/NB/AXP/SF/2021/790

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