Work to improve the Colva creek in Goa will be completed by December

The Colva village of Goa attracts tourists because of its beautiful beach and other attractions. The work to improve the Colva creek and make it more attractive will be completed by the end of December 2021.

The construction of a retaining wall and the improvement of the creek costs approximately Rs 9.74 crore. Forty percent of the work has been completed. This was revealed by Filipe Nery Rodrigues, Minister for Water Resources. This project is important as many tourists visit Colva.

The creek had to be cleaned as there was sewage discharge from business establishments. The residents of the village told that the creek was clean before and they could even fish there. Benaulim MLA Churchill Alemao forbids any sewage release into the creek. If this is not followed, the guilty establishments will be shut down.

The Water Resource Development (WRD) department has taken up four other projects. This includes renovation of sluice gates and bund of Igorjem Tollem, work to protect River Sal’s bank and pond at Chadvaddo, Benaulim. 

(Displayed image is not an actual image and is strictly for representational purposes only)

You Might Also Be Interested In

Hotter summer forecast for Goa
Levels of Harmful Aerosols in Goa Decreased During Lockdown
Education in Goa to include robotics and other courses
Target set to complete floating jetties in Goa by December
Light- fare tickets for those with no check-in bag
Police in Vasco Goa celebrate Holi by promoting safety during the pandemic
Internet Connections And Computer Facilities In Goa Schools To Be Checked
New Jetty Policy to Regulate Sea Vessels
Goa temperature to rise by 2 degrees
No entry checks for tourists in Goa yet
St. Francis Xavier's casket in Old Goa restored completely
Olive Ridley Turtles Lay Eggs At Agonda Beach
Selected Teachers In Goa To Become Schools' Health Ambassadors
Transport Minister Says There Was No Option To The Fuel Price Hike
Goa’s Shigmo Festival Has Been Cancelled Because Of The Increasing Covid Cases
Student From Goa Could Win A Global Business Award
Rumblers to be installed at Patem-Novebandh accident-prone stretch
Part Of Atal Setu To Be Closed For Four Days
Government Invites Ideas From The Public For Liberation Day Celebrations
Olive Ridley Turtle Eggs May Be Affected By The Rain
Indoor celebrations of festivals allowed in Goa
Action to be taken against Covid-19 protocol violators
Vasco Fishing Jetty Project Delayed
Shigmo Festival to Be Celebrated In April
Goa to be a hot-spot for startups
Goa Speaks For A Plan To Save Vultures
No formalin found in 800 tested fish in Goa?
A glimpse into Ponda's Shigmotsav festival details
Two New Electric Buses Will Be Used On The Goa Airport Route
No compulsory testing or curbs for Goa vacationers
New Zuari Bridge’s 4 Lanes To Be Ready By June 2021
Funds requested from Centre to boost tourism
The future of cultured seabass/ chonak looks good
Direct Flights Between Goa And Russia Will Start From April 14
Carnival Set To Follow Original Route
Beach Carrying Capacity For Private Shacks Will Be Studied
Plan to put Goan food on the global map is underway
Goa flights to UK may start from April 4
Goa’s Health Minister To Issue New Sop’s For Safety
Slight Chances of Rainfall In Goa
The government will be opting for electric vehicles
Letter Of Intent Sent By Ktc For 50 Electric Buses
CII Makes Budget Suggestions for Better Infrastructure In Goa
Large Ox Rescued From 4 Feet Deep Trench
A Goan Story On Untouchability
Strict Action Was Taken Against Passengers Who Didn't Follow Covid-protocols
Pending Infrastructure Projects Given The Green Signal In Goa
Pregnant Buffalo Survives Tiger Attack In Goa
Mhadei’s salinity will be studied
Cage Culture Will Be Spread Across Goa To Greatly Improve The Fishing Sector

For us at Planet-Goa, our team is driven by that feeling of exhilaration that one gets when discovering that something ‘unique’ and ‘new’ about Goa for our ever-so-discerning readers.

Don't miss out!
Subscribe To Newsletter

Receive top news related to Goa right in your inbox!

Invalid email address
Give it a try. You can unsubscribe at any time.

Author: Planet Goa Team
For us at Planet-Goa, our team is driven by that feeling of exhilaration that one gets when discovering that something ‘unique’ and ‘new’ about Goa for our ever-so-discerning readers.

Leave a Reply