Dimapur, August 2: In view of the unprecedented damages to the road infrastructure caused due to incessant rains during the last few weeks, Chief Engineer, PWD (R&B) has directed all Field Officers and staff of the Department to remain stationed in their place of posting, so as to oversee the restoration works on the roads, and be prepared to face any kind of eventuality.
The Commissioner & Secretary, Works & Housing have directed the officers and staff of the Department that any report of emergency nature with regard to the status of roads should be reported to the Control Room and R & B Correspondence WhatsApp without fail. Any officer or staff neglecting his/her duty shall be viewed seriously.
Through another circular, Chief Engineer, PWD (Works & Housing), Er. H. Kahuto Sumi has directed all the PWD (W&H) Divisions are to stay alert and be ready to face any kind of emergency situation in the state.
Further, all the Divisions are directed to assist the Roads & Bridges Divisions in their respective jurisdictions, as and when called for. (Page News Service)