12 May '21 18:50
On request of govt High Court today waived off the requirement of Covid -ve certificate for 2 drivers and 1 helper per goods vehicle entering state. They will have to scanned by thermal gun to see if they are displaying any symptoms
12 May '21 18:48
A Low Pressure Area is very likely to form over Southeast Arabian Sea around 14th May morning. As the effect of this system, squally winds of speed 40-50kmph gusting to 60kmph is very likely along and off the coast of Goa from 15th May onwards. IMD
12 May '21 18:46
A total of 70 more lives were lost to covid in the last 24-hours, taking the death toll of the state to 1,874. also 2,865 of the 6920 samples tested positive. The active covid count of the state is now 32,791. A total of 212 people were discharged.
11 May '21 19:38
There is no hike in electricity charges. Bills for next quarter will be slightly less as compared to the previous quarter as Fuel & Power Purchase Cost Adjustment Formula charges have been reduced by 39%, Chief Electrical Eng said after furore that rates up
11 May '21 19:36
Zuari bridge will be closed for all types of vehicular traffic from 6 am to 9 am on Sunday, May 16 to enable PWD officials to record deck levels. All traffic will have to use the Borim bridge on NH – 17B or through ferry boat across river Zuari
11 May '21 19:34
Covid deaths recorded a new high as 75 more lives lost amidst war of words over oxygen in state. But the state sees a drop in positivity rate as 3,124 new cases reported from 8,505 samples. Total active cases are 32,836
11 May '21 17:09
Valve of a tanker that came from Kolhapur came unstuck during unloading, leading to oxygen leakage. Fire brigade officials, Collector reached site, brought things under control. I person injured. Oxygen safe.
10 May '21 19:46
BJP backed candidate Suchita Shirvaikar elected as chairperson of Quepem Municipal Council while William Fernandes has been elected Deputy. Similarly, BJP backed candidate Shweta Naik Tari elected as chairpersone Queiriz Cruz has been elected as deputy of Sanguem
10 May '21 18:12
CM said that he would give an order to make all panchayat representatives as covid warriors so that they can be vaccinated, irrespective of age. He was speaking to elected representatives of Panchayats and Municipal councils across Goa via video conferencing.