The election of the Sarpanch and Deputy Sarpanch is held on 19th June 2017 where-in Vilma D’Silva is elected as un-opposed Sarpanch and Paul Pereira as Deputy Sarpanch of Village Panchayat of Navelim. The other members of the panchayat are Adelina Fernandes, Jose Santarita Coelho, Esmeraldina Coelho, Velinda Dias, Lina Rebello, Angela Barretto, Bebinda Gonsalves, Aida Cardozo, Minguel Cardozo. The Sarpanch while addressing the press person stated that she will take keen interest in disposal of garbage on top priority. She further stated that the other developments will follow with due importance to its need and priority to the people of Navelim Village.