| Appointments |
| Goa Tourism Gets Its New Minister |
Manohar Azgaonkar has been appointed as the new
Minister for Tourism, Government of Goa.
Under the leadership of Azgaonkar, Goa Tourism is planning to introduce new
initiatives and infrastructure projects, promote the diverse cultures of the
state and focus on improving all its products and services.
Also, Nilesh Cabral,
the current MLA of Curchorem Taluka has been re-appointed as the Chairman of Goa Tourism Development Corporation (GTDC).
In his previous stint as Chairman of GTDC, the corporation became a profit
making corporation, introduced new and attractive activities and initiatives,
formed a (Special Purpose Vehicle) SPV cell to expedite tourism infrastructure
projects, procured funding from Central Govt. schemes and has lined up new
project for construction and commissioning in the next two to three years.