Goans crusade against real estate boom
Pushpa Iyengar
Friday, December 08, 2006  23:59 IST
        
There has been a mass protest against transforming vast areas of forest
into settlement zones under the Regional Plan

PANAJI: In a bid to save Goa from the throes of real estate boom and
preserve its natural beauty, Goans have finally come together and have
raised their voice against the Regional Plan 2011. According to the
plan, around seven crore square meters of land was sought for real
estate purposes.
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Goans have vehemently protested against the Regional Plan 2011

According to the plan, around seven crore square meters of land is
sought for real estate purposes

The Town and Country Planning Minister and the key mastermind, Atanasio
Monserrate, is cornered after the protest

People in Goa see the plan as “anti-people, anti-Goa”

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