Chief Minister Pramod Sawant on Tuesday agreed to submit all the names of the people from Pernem employed at the Airport.
Pernem MLA Pravin Arlekar and Mandrem MLA Jit Arolkar, along with LoP Yuri Alemao, raised the issue of employment to the locals at the Manohar International Airport during question hour in the assembly.
Sawant said that at present, 1200 youth from Pernem are currently employed at Mopa Airport.
“GMR and allied units have employed 2033 persons at Manohar International Airport,” SAID CM Sawant
He further said that 40 % of people whose land was acquired for Manohar International airport have not been paid yet due to internal property disputes.
chief minister further said that 100% of recruitment offers are from Pernem and said that he has verified all the job offers.
Mandrem MLA Jit Arolkar raised his apprehension that Kantara 2 would happen at Mopa, where the land of Dhangars, which was used for religious purposes, is not handed over to them.