|January 24, 2014 at 10:27 am #5076|
Veronica Andrade e De Souza, wife of ex-sarpanch and present panch member Anacleto De Souza, was on Wednesday declared elected as Chicalim sarpanch.
After the incumbent Maria Mascarenhas resigned on December 27, a special meeting was called to elect a new sarpanch under the supervision of Nicolas Quadros from the BDO office Mormugao, as the presiding officer. Veronica Andrade e De Souza, while speaking to media persons, said that she will try her best to ensure progress and overall development of the village with the help of all the panchayat members, local MLA Mauvin Godinho and industrialist and philanthropist Narayan Bandekar.
Source/Reference: Times of India, “Veronica elected Chicalim sarpanch“