State Chief Minister Pramod Sawant said the SOP was issued by mistake and his government understood the sentiments of people, as everyone wanted priests to come to their homes and perform rituals.
Yesterday, some residents of Sao Jacinto Island had objected to the hoisting ceremony, apprehending Centre may take over the island under the Major Ports Authorities Bill, 2020 in future.
CM Pramod Sawant said that the flag hoisting will happen at the island "at any cost" and assured full cooperation to the Navy from the Goa police for the event.
It is the responsibility of parents to know where their children are going, said Goa Art and Culture Minister Govind Gaude
Amid pressure from Opposition over the heinous gang rape of two minors, Goa CM Pramod Sawant remarked that parents need to "introspect" instead of blaming the government and police.
The lockdown will be effective from April 29 to May 3, Chief Minister Pramod Sawant said
The 47-year-old politician is a trained medical doctor and comes under the category of health professionals.
Last year, India rose to the occasion as one collective entity in handling the pandemic with considerable results, Naidu said.
The iconic Portuguese-era structure is being developed at an estimated cost of Rs 22 crore under the Centre's 'Swadesh Darshan Scheme'.
Police teams were called in to prevent villagers from stopping officers of the state land survey department from demarcating the land for the project
The elections for all 40 seats of the Goa Legislative Assembly will take place in March 2022.
Different groups in the state have sought permission for cultivating Marijuana for medical purposes
Cow slaughter is banned in the BJP-ruled Goa, but bulls and buffaloes are allowed to be slaughtered at certified abattoirs.
The BJP's Panaji Mandal organised a blood donation camp in its office to mark the occasion of Manohar Parrikar's birth anniversary.
Protests are growing against the three infrastructure projects: laying of electricity line, expansion of a national highway, and double-tracking of a railway line
The AAP volunteers were seeking clarification over projects to allow import and transport of coal.
Former Union Minister and stalwart BJP Leader Jaswant Singh died at 82 in Delhi this morning after prolonged illness.
Goa Chief Minister Pramod Sawant said he is asymptomatic and has opted for home isolation.
Rajput community members hold swords as they pay tribute at the statue of last Dogra monarch Maharaja Hari Singh on his birth anniversary, in Jammu.PTI Photo
A boat passes through a canal as farmers look on during the launch of Vellayani Farmers' Producer Company, in Thiruvananthapuram. As part of the Union Government's new farm policy, the collective will mobilise farmers...PTI Photo
Activists of Raza Academy protest against the opening of cinema halls in the holy city Madina of Saudi Arabia, in Mumbai.PTI Photo/Kunal Patil
(R to L) Mayors Shyam Sundar Aggarwal (East Delhi), Mukesh Suryan (South Delhi) and Raja Iqbal Singh (North Delhi) address a joint press conference at Dr SPM Civic Centre, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/Manvender Vashist
Police personnel inspect the blast site at New Tharagupet area in Benagaluru.PTI Photo
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