Panaji:- February 25, 2023
Minister for Tourism, Information Technology and Printing & Stationery, Shri Rohan Khaunte inaugurated Development of Coastal Circuit II under Swadesh Darshan, Development of Dona Paula today at Dona Paula Jetty.
The Function was organized by the Department of Tourism & Goa Tourism Development Corporation.
Shri Khaunte expressed his happiness over the opening of the newly renovated Dona Paula Jetty for the public, tourists and vendors. The beatification will attract more and more tourists apart from providing a boost to the economy. Government will support to carry out such developmental related activities for the betterment of the State.
This project is both central and State funded project having components such as Parking facilities for 38 nos of 2- wheelers, 55 nos of cars and 4 nos of Buses near NIO Circle, Retaining wall with railings, pavers, illumination granite flooring for jetty area, Pergola refurbishing on jetty at Dona Paula, Tensile structure and kiosks for vendors 56 nos, Beautification of road near Siddharth Bandodkar Samadhi and Beatification of existing Jetty. The Project is undertaken through M/s Spectrum Infrastructure at a total cost of Rs. 18.71 crores.
Present on the occasion were Director of Tourism, Shri Pravimal Abhishek Polumatla, IAS; Managing Director GTDC, Shri Brijesh Manerkar and Corporator, Corporation of City of Panaji, Shri Nelson Cabral were amongst those prominent persons present on the occasion.
Deputy General Manager, Shri Deepak Narvekar welcomed the gathering and proposed the vote of thanks.