Maha MLA meets Goa CM, praises waste management system

Panaji, Nov 18 (PTI) BJP MLA Nitesh Rane fromneighbouring Maharashtra on Monday met with Goa Chief MinisterPramod Sawant and expressed his desire to put in place thecoastal state's waste management system in his home districtof Sindhudurg.

Rane, who represents Kankavli Assembly constituency,also met with state Waste Management Minister Michael Lobo atPorvorim.

'The waste management system adopted by Goa has beenappreciated all across the country. We were curious about itand wanted to study it so that it could be replicated inSindhudurg taluka,' Rane told reporters after meeting the CMand Lobo.

Rane said he was 'very much impressed' with the workdone by the BJP-led Goa government on this front.

'Other states like Karnataka are also trying toimitate such progressive steps,' he said.

The state government's Solid Waste Treatment Plant atSaligao village treats around 150 tonnes of waste every dayfrom the North Goa's coastal belt. PTI RPS NSK NSK NSK