the calangute constituency has requested the range forest officer to initiate strict action against the violators over the issue of illegal felling of Trees at Sinquerim Candolim in a property bearing Survey No 81/1D of Village Candolim.
the delegation has pointed out that that the owners of the property bearing survey no 81/1D of Village Candolim are involved in illegal activities of felling of trees in No development slope of Sinquerim Hill.
On getting information from the local residents, the said incident was reported to the office of the range forest officer for necessary action and to stop further felling of trees in the said area. CCF has stated that the said area is a green habitat of Village Candolim and rich in biodiversity which has been destroyed
“There are more than 50 trees have been cut.at the site we have requested the concerned authorities to take immediate action against those involved in cutting of the trees” said President of the forum Prem Divkar