Tourism Minister Rohan Khaunte on Thursday assured to take action on the illegal water sports activities at Baina and Bogmalo.
The Government has formulated a Policy for regulation of water sports in Goa to regulate and monitor the entire water sports activities in the State,” said Khaunte during question hour.
He said that notified guidelines for ensuring the smooth functioning of the “Q”-system managed by the water sports associations on the beaches of Goa.
Department has undertaken a surprise check to verify if the operators are abiding by the watersports Policy and Queue system guidelines, and further action deemed fit shall follow after completing the hearing and proceedings under relevant sections of Law,” he said.
besides this, Khaunte said that IRB Police Personnel, including of PI’s, PSI’s, Head Constables, and other police personnel with a total 63 numbers been deployed for this purpose.
“There is no provision of audit for maintenance of Tourists Places and amount spent on the same is NIL. The Department is actively considering active surveillance and monitoring of the beach areas under the Integrated Beach Management concept for which the preparation of estimates etc., is underway,” he added.