Goa Khabar : The devastating Covid Pandemic has put extra pressure on the medical fraternity. Doctors in Goa are working tirelessly round the clock to save the lives of the people. They have emerged as God’s angels for many families whose family members were saved by the doctors from critical situations. It is the duty of each one of us to take maximum care and precautions to ensure that we all remain away from the Covid infection. People must take self care in Covid pandemic and reduce the work load of Doctors appealed former Union Minister Eduardo Faleiro.
He was speaking at the Felicitation function of the Doctors by the South Goa District Congress Committee. Leader of Opposition Digambar Kamat, Ex-CM Luizinho Faleiro, Former Minister Aleixo Sequeira, South Goa District Congress President Joe Dias were present on the dais.
We are committed to serve the people and we will try our level best to save each and every life. We request the people to take medical advice immediately if they find any symptoms of Covid or any other disease. Doctors too have limitations and can perform their duties if they know about the ailment well in time. In this Covid Pandemic we appeal to the people to take maximum precautions and maintain social distancing, wear masks to keep the Covid away. We all are thankful to the Congress Party for recognizing our work and felicitating us today stated Dr Rajesh Naik while speaking at the function. He spoke on behalf of the Eleven Doctors who were felicitated today.
Former Union Minister felicitated Dr. V. V. Molio, Dr. Rajesh Naik, Dr. Pravin Bhat while Leader of Oppostion Digambar Kamat honoured Dr Rajeshwar Naik, Dr. Samuel Arawatigi and Dr. Sujoy Das while Navelim MLA Luizinho Faleiro felicitated Dr. Milind Dessai, Dr. Sudhir Shet and Dr. Rajesh Javerani. Fromer Minister Aleixo Sequeira honoured Dr. Brennan Tavares and Dr. Shashank Prabhudesai.
SGDCC President Joe Dias welcomed the gathering and expressed gratitude towards all the Doctors to remain present and accept the felicitation. He said that due to Covid restrictions we have decided to honour the Health Care fraternity in phases. During our next round we will reach out to the Health Care Centres.  SGDCC Vice President Deepak Kharangate proposed the Vote of Thanks. SGDCC Treasurer Peter Gomes and Arch Royla Fernandes compeered the function.
GPCC General Secretary Subhash Faldessai, Adv Yemane D’Souza, Shivani Pagi, Floriano Colaco and other Congress Functionaries were present for the function.