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    Pramod Sawant

    Pramod Pandurang Sawant is an Indian politician who is the 13th and current Chief Minister of Goa.Sawant represents the Sanquelim constituency in the Goa Legislative Assembly and is a member of the Bharatiya Janata Party.

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    Goa: Kamat urges Sawant to put on hold implementation of Excise Dept's new directions
    National

    Goa: Kamat urges Sawant to put on hold implementation of Excise Dept's new directions

    Leader of Opposition Digambar Kamat on Saturday urged Goa Chief Minister of Goa Dr Pramod Sawant to immediately put on hold the implementation of new directions issued by Goa Excise Department to the local Bar and Tavern owners to upload their daily purchases and sales on mobile app.

    New govt app to log alcohol sales sparks row in Goa
    National

    New govt app to log alcohol sales sparks row in Goa

    A newly introduced app, launched by the state government's excise department to streamline data of sale of alcohol, by liquor outlets in the state has become the object of political controversy in Goa.

    Can't debar casinos as promoters have invested: Goa minister
    National

    Can't debar casinos as promoters have invested: Goa minister

    Rejecting demands made by the Congress to debar casinos from the Mandovi river off the capital, Goa's Ports Minister Michael Lobo on Thursday said that the government cannot ask the casinos to shut down on account of the investments made by many promoters in the coastal state.

    Goa: Chief Minister launches first phase of integrated helpline for all emergencies
    National

    Goa: Chief Minister launches first phase of integrated helpline for all emergencies

    Chief Minister Pramod Sawant here on Wednesday launched an Emergency Response Support System (ERSS), which will work as an integrated platform for police, fire and medical emergencies.

    Goa is the best place for investments, growth, big markets: CM Pramod Sawant
    National

    Goa is the best place for investments, growth, big markets: CM Pramod Sawant

    Goa is the best place for investments, growth, and big markets, said Chief Minister Pramod Sawant on Friday at the 20th-anniversary celebration of Asian Civil Engineering Coordinating Council (ACECC) in Goa.

    Goa looking to Air India to tide over Thomas Cook collapse
    Business

    Goa looking to Air India to tide over Thomas Cook collapse

    The Goa government, along with the Union Civil Aviation Ministry, is in talks with Air India to ply additional flights from London to Goa in a bid to tide over the crisis arisen following the collapse of leading travel agency Thomas Cook, Goa Small and Medium Hoteliers Association president Serafin Cotta said on Friday.

    Goa tourism decline linked to sex, drugs, gambling
    National

    Goa tourism decline linked to sex, drugs, gambling

    National Democratic Alliance (NDA) partner and president of the Goa Forward party Vijai Sardesai on Friday slammed the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) led coalition government for the degeneration of tourism in Goa.

    Sawant-led govt enjoying unprecedented majority in state Assembly: Goa CMO
    Politics

    Sawant-led govt enjoying unprecedented majority in state Assembly: Goa CMO

    Goa Chief Minister Pramod Sawant on Wednesday said that the coalition government in the state enjoys an "unprecedented majority" in the Assembly and the cabinet also is functioning in a synchronised manner.

    Goa Congress demands CM to take action against accused behind viral poster for nude party
    Politics

    Goa Congress demands CM to take action against accused behind viral poster for nude party

    Goa Women Congress president Pratima Coutinho on Wednesday condemned the incident of a viral poster inviting people for the nude party and demanded Chief Minister Pramod Sawant to take action against the those found guilty in the case.

    'Pramod Sawant was not Amit Shah's choice for CM'
    National

    'Pramod Sawant was not Amit Shah's choice for CM'

    Pramod Sawant was not Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) national president Amit Shah's choice for the Chief Minister's post, former deputy Chief Minister Sudin Dhavalikar said on Tuesday.

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