Goa: Cabinet nod for 26% cost hike to expand Saligao plant

The cost of expanding the solid waste management plant at Saligao from 150 to 250 tonnes has escalated from Rs 82 crore to Rs 103.8 crore, the cabinet was informed on Wednesday. The cabinet agreed to the escalated costs and gave the go-ahead to Goa Waste Management Corporation and Hindustan Waste Treatment Pvt Ltd to enhance the capacity of the plant.