Rivers as National Waterways

The privatisation of rivers as National Waterways (NW) in Goa is causing a loss of resource that is entitled to the people belonging to the state. This privatisation, under public-private partnership (PPP) of rivers in the name of nationalisation is a selling out of Goa's lifelines.

Goan rivers
Goa's rivers to be declared national waterways soon, tourism to get a boost, 26 aug 2014
Goa Forward gears up for street protest against nationalisation of rivers, 15 sep 2016
Centre govt's move to nationalise Goa rivers disastrous GFP, 16 sep 2016
River nationalisation is for privatising waterways GFP, 16 feb 2017
MoU on nationalisation of seven Goa rivers to be signed soon Parrikar, 20 july 2017
Nationalising of rivers opposed at Colva, Assagao gram sabhas 31 July 2017
Oppn demands spl session to exclude Goan rivers from central act, 19 dec 2017
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To Contribute

Preeti Sampat

psampat@aud.ac.in

Sulochana Pednekar

sulochp@gmail.com

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