President Ram Nath Kovind Wednesday
wished the people of Goa on the State Liberation Day.
Goa, which was freed from the Portuguese dominion of
450 years through an extended freedom movement and Army
operation on this day in 1961, is celebrating the 57th
"Greetings to the people of Goa on Liberation Day. We
remember all those who dedicated their lives in the struggle
to free Goa from colonial rule. My best wishes to everybody in
this beautiful state for a bright and prosperous future", the
Various functions were held across the coastal state
to mark the occasion.
Speaker of Goa Legislative Assembly Pramod Sawant
unfurled the national flag during a state function held in
Panaji this morning in absence of ailing Chief Minister
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