Awards and Recognitions

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Shri Paresh Faldessai, Dy. Collector & SDO,Ponda Goa/ERO for 22-Shiroda & 23-Marcaim Assembly Constituency has been fevilitated at the hands of the President of India for extending right to vote to Wanaremare tribe at Ponda Taluka, for the first time by a group of 40 people of the Wanarmare tribe in Ponda Taluka. Amidst civilisation & modernity, a group of 78 people found living in the forest in Ponda Taluka who had least interface with the mainstream & who had no document to acknowledge their existence, were extended the right to vote for the first time. A tribal of 40 electors were provided with EPIC.
 

List of All Awards & Recognitions

Award Year Description
National Award 2017 Shri Paresh Faldessai, Dy. Collector & SDO,Ponda Goa/ERO for 22-Shiroda & 23-Marcaim Assembly Constituency has been fevilitated at the hands of the President of India for extending right to vote to Wanaremare tribe at Ponda Taluka, for the first time by a group of 40 people of the Wanarmare tribe in Ponda Taluka.
Digital India Week Award 2015 South Goa District received ‘Digital India Week’ award for implementing seven eServices in the three talukas viz Canacona, Dharbandora & Sangumem.
Smoke Free District 2015 South Goa District was declared 'Smoke Free' district by Chief Secretary Government of Goa.