Coop Dept felicitates Kaito Aye


Dimapur, April 21: The Department of Cooperation felicitated Minister for Agriculture and Cooperation G. Kaito Aye on April 19 at RCS conference hall Kohima.
Speaking at the occasion, G. Kaito Aye assured the staff and officers that under his leadership the Department will strengthen and progress in all round development of the state for the benefit of the people. He sought the department’s cooperation to make a success story of the Department. He said that the main focus will be on progressive farmer with cooperation to benefit the needy people. He said that whatever little money the cooperative societies get it should be used judiciously for the development of the people and encouraged the Department to serve the public with sincerity. He also informed that many good schemes in the Agri & Allied sectors will be promoted soon in the state.
Delivering a brief profile of the Department, Wepe Ritse RCS stated that the statutory functions of the Department are registration, supervision, assistance, counsel, control of registered cooperatives societies; control over cooperative education and training; audit, inspection, arbitration and liquidation; development of cooperative movement and human resources; implementation of various schemes including NCDC and ICDP; recovery of loan etc. He informed that there are 8011 registered primary cooperative societies, 7 state level cooperative federation and institutions and marketing and consumer federation (MARCOFED) etc.
(Page News Service)