Goa, a tiny emerald land on the west coast of India,
the 25th State in the Union of States of India, was
liberated from Portuguese rule in 1961. It was part
of Union territory of Goa, Daman & Diu till 30 May
1987 when it was carved out to form a separate State.
Goa covers an area of 3702 square kilometers and comprises
two revenue districts viz North Goa and South Goa.