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                                                 Panaji: July 12 ,2018


The meeting of Goa Panchayat Mahila Shakti Abhiyan was held in the Secretariat today. Smt Nelly Rodrigues, President chaired the meeting.


In the meeting it was decided to revive the Yuva Wing that was constituted earlier. In this regard Smt. Rodrigues informed that, she intends to appeal to youth both male and female from Panchayat  level below  the age of 40years  from all talukas to join Mahila Shakti Abhiyan for which they can register their names with BDOs of their respective talukas.


Smt. Rodrigues further also informed that an NGO Vaddeyan De Satkar from Punjab is willing to have a collaboration Project with GPMSA to be inaugurated by Deputy Chief Minister Shri Kavinder Gupta with Ex-CM, Shri Digambar Kamat and local MLA Shri Wilfred D’Sa.  Under this project they will organize Eye Camp and will distribute 200 spectacles free of cost.


As the Abhiyan is working towards women empowerment,  on July 18,2018 from 3.00pm to 5.00pm a camp has been organized in the Secretariat, Porvorim for the aforesaid objective and  the same  will be inaugurated by the Minister for Water Resources Shri Vinod Palyenkar. The vocational training courses for SHGs and women across the state and several awareness programmes would be organized  for which Panchayats are interested to contact their respective BDOs she informed. .

Smt.Ankita Navelkar, President North Goa ZP,Smt. Chitra Phadte, President South Goa ZP, Smt. Diksha Khanolkar, Secretary GPMSA, smt.Sanisha Torsekar, Treasurer, Smt. Usha Naik, Ponda  Block President, GPMSA, Smt. Unnati Sahastrbuddhe, President North Goa District, Smt. Vishwajita Zambaulikar , President Sanguem Block,Smt. Rajashree Gaonkar President Quepem Block and others attended the meeting.