With reference to
the various news articles appeared in the press in the past few days regarding
the spread of dengue and malaria due to heavy monsoons in the Port Town of
Vasco, it is now being informed that a number of preventive measures have been
adopted and implemented by Goa Shipyard Ltd., located in the city of Vasco to
control and curb the vector borne diseases, which is a common outcome during
the monsoon season, says a release.
targeted pest control and fumigation schedule, Goa Shipyard Limited has
actively participated in Swachh Bharat Abhiyan, a National Mission. Recently,
as a part of the Swachh Bharat Pakhwada, GSL has further undertaken on regular
basis appropriate measures to ensure a plastic free zone on the public road
adopted, running through Swantantra Path to Airport Junction, Dabolim. The
accumulation of plastic and garbage on the Swantantra Path & Fr Joseph Vaz
Road during the recently held Saptha festival has been totally removed and
cleaned on 29th Aug 2018 under the leadership and initiatives of
GSL, with the co-operation of the MMC.
Mormugao Municipal Council has expressed his wholehearted appreciation for the
efforts adopted by GSL and hoped that GSL would continue to provide their
assistance in future also.