The Chief Minister, Dr. Pramod Sawant chaired a meeting with the HODs of various Government Corporations at the Ministerial Block Secretariat Porvorim today, reviewed the functioning and also inquired about the status of their vision document towards sustainability.
Those who participated in the meeting were Secretary to Chief Minister Shri J. Ashok Kumar IAS, CEO ESG Shri Tariq Thomas IAS, Executive Director SAG Shri V.M. Prabhudesai, MD, GEDC Smt. Ruhi Redkar, MS, FDC Shri Brijesh Manerikar, MS, Goa Energy Dev. Corp.Shri Sanjiv Joglekar, MS, GHRSSIDC Shri Narayan Gad, and Director Admn. Kala Academy Smt Fransquinha Oliveira, RFO GFDC, Shri Santosh Kumar, CEO, KVIB Shri Damodar Morajkar and others.
The Chief Minister said that it is the responsibility of every stakeholder of Government establishments to see and ensure that the respective Department or Corporation is contributing to the progress of the State. The Government has a broad vision of making Goa self-reliant, he said and advised them to set their proper and clear vision goal, plan strategy and work and in long run help their successor to follow. Every corporation should aim and work to be self-reliant. Those Corporations who are implementing various Government schemes should strive to reach out to the people, he added.
The Chief Minister further speaking urged Corporations not to allow any sort of encroachment in their property. They should take control and maintain for the future.
The Chief Minister also listened to the various issues faced by the Corporations with respect to shortage of staff and funds etc.