CDPO Bhandari holds coordination meeting

Dimapur, May 5: Child Development Project Officer Bhandari, Ekon Kikon held a co-ordination-cum-sensitization programme with village council chairmen as supportive functionary agents of the Social Welfare Department in the conference hall of ADC Bhandari on May 3.
Chairing the programme, he thanked the chairmen for their cooperation and support in functioning of the Anganwadi centres and also for their assistance in carrying out ICD Project schemes and programmes effectively under the Bhandari sub division.
Highlighting on Pradhan Mantri jeevan Jyoti Bima Yojan, a scheme for women under Prime Minister’s programme, he stated that it would be launched in few days where women Anganwadi functionaries of all the 67 Anganwadi centres under Bhandari sub division will be able to open insurance accounts. It will be extended to cover all women from 18 to 50 years of age in the rural areas to access the benefits under the programmes.
He advised them to constitute Anganwadi Board at the village levels to co-ordinate in supervising, evaluating and monitoring for transparent and smooth functioning of the centres. He observed that every village council chairman, as a responsible head of a village, should maintain transparency first. He added that queries regarding any grievances or detected loopholes in the process of functioning should be brought to the notice of the concern officer without delay.
(Page News Service)