Wednesday 26 February 2020

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Mah NCP prefers toll than entry tax

Nationalist Congress Party prefers a toll for vehicles like Maharashtra than the entry tax and total exemption of vehicles from the neighbouring districts of Karnataka and Maharashtra. READ

Truckers can't run Goa: Parrikar talks tough

“Go hell with the threats, the truck operators form Kolhapur and Belgaum cannot run the state of Goa. I will not rollback the entry tax solely because of these blackmailing tactics”, chief minister Manohar Parrikar ... READ

Ponda truckers join anti-entry tax boycott

Ponda Goods Transporters’ Association, a group of truckers of national permit registered outside Goa, will also keep their vehicles off the road from tomorrow (Monday) to support the truckers’ ‘Boycott Goa’ action in protest of ... READ

Belgaum joins Kolhapur to 'Boycott Goa' on Entry Tax

The issue of entry tax is heating up as Belgaum and surrounding districts of Karnataka have joined the ‘Boycott Goa’ action started by Kolhapur and Sangli traders and transporters since Thursday. READ

Who is Vishwajeet, asks Sardinha, but opposes entry tax

Congress leader Francisco Sardinha is also opposed to entry tax, but asks “who is Vishwajeet Rane to say that on behalf of the party”. READ

Kolhapur Toms & Dicks can't dictate terms to Goa: Parrikar

“Some Tom, Dick and Harry from Kolhapur cannot dictate terms to Goa government”, warned chief minister Manohar Parrikar, in reply to the threat of ‘truck roko’ agitation planned from Saturday midnight in protest of the ... READ

No veg supply has stopped: Govt

Goa government’s horticulture corporation has claimed that no supply of vegetables from the neighbouring states has stopped. READ

Abolish entry tax or minimise rates: Cong

The opposition Congress has demanded that the entry tax be abolished immediately as it is affecting common man as well as the industry. READ

No rollback on Entry tax, supply unaffected: Parrikar

Chief minister Manohar Parrikar has ruled out roll back on entry tax at any cost. READ

Belgaum-Kolhapur truckers not to enter Goa, call for nationwide boycott

Truckers from Belgaum and Maharashtra have decided to stop entering Goa from tomorrow with all the essential commodities Goa needs, in protest of imposition of entry tax. READ