Goa takes one more step towards becoming a knowledge centre, says Parrikar

Panaji: Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar today expressed his gratitude and thanked Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Union Human Resource Development Minister Smriti Irani for approving Goa’s first IIT centre and said that Goa takes one more step towards becoming a knowledge centre

“Goa takes one more step towards becoming a knowledge centre,” he tweeted.

Goa chief minister Laxmikant Parsekar has said that the upcoming Indian Institute of Technology in Goa would be mentored by IIT Mumbai.

Manohar Parrikar is also the alumnus of the Indian Institute of Technology and a former Goa chief minister.