The state government has continued all welfare schemes in Goa even though there was a 90% dip in revenue at the peak of Covid pandemic. Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) can promise the sun and the moon because they are sure of not getting elected in Goa, chief minister Pramod Sawant said on Wednesday.
A new low-pressure area is likely to form over northeast and adjoining east-central Bay of Bengal around the evening of September 24.
Farmers of Sattari taluka have threatened to agitate if compensation for agricultural losses is not paid to them before Diwali.
Goa reported 102 new Covid-19 cases, zero deaths and 38 recoveries over the last 24 hours. The caseload has increased to 950.
Advocate general Devidas Pangam has assured the high court of Bombay at Goa that the state government will cancel licences of those taxi owners that fail to install digital meters by October 31.