PANAJI: Congress chief Digambar Kamat on Thursday requested Goa Chief Minister Pramod Sawant to show the allegation that he had enhanced the coal dealing with capability at Mormugao Port Belief (MPT) throughout his tenure in workplace.
Final week, Sawant had accused Kamat of granting permission for the growth of coal dealing with capability at MPT twice through the latter’s tenure because the chief minister between 2007-12.
Talking to reporters right here, the Congress chief mentioned, “Allow them to present no less than one doc signed by me throughout my tenure because the chief minister allowing the growth of coal dealing with capability at MPT.
Conserving paperwork within the pocket and making allegations doesn’t serve any goal.
” The Chief of Opposition mentioned the allegations leveled towards him have been false.
The chief minister had earlier claimed that “it was the Congress-led authorities in 2011 that had allowed the growth of coal dealing with capability at MPT”.
“The Goa Air pollution Management Board gave surroundings clearance for the growth of coal dealing with twice,” he alleged.
On November 15, Sawant introduced that the coal dealing with capability at MPT can be lowered by greater than 50 per cent by introducing various tourism initiatives.
The opposition events and several other activists have been opposing three initiatives within the coastal state, together with growth of a nationwide freeway and doubling of a railway line by South Western Railway, alleging that they have been being executed to assist multinationals transport coal from MPT to neighbouring Karnataka.