District officers are pillars of development: Guv

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Dimapur, June 23: Nagaland Governor PB Acharya reviewed the performance and activities of Government departments in Kohima District on Friday at Raj Bhavan Durbar Hall.
Interacting with of Head of Departments, the Governor stressed on the implementation of various projects and issues relating to road maintenance, electricity, water supply, agri and allied sector, etc.
The Governor reminded that the district officers were the pillars of development in the district and called upon them to contribute their services with humanity in their respective areas to strengthen the society and to bring more development in the district.
Pointing out that education is one of the most important sector to strengthen the society, the Governor asked the concerned department to take note of its importance in regard to teachers absentism and also the implementation of mid day meal for better performance in future.
Stating that Nagaland is rich, however Nagas are poor, Acharya said that Nagaland has potential with many talented
people in various fields and urged the officer to change their mindset and march ahead so as to solve the problems in future.
The Governor also appealed the officers to reach out to the poorest of poor people and enlighten them on the availability of various Central and State flagship programme and also to identify the beneficiaries to avail the opportunities for the upliftment of the poor people. He also urged the officers to motivate their own departmental staffs to contribute their services in their respective areas for the upliftment of the society.
Deputy Commissioner Kohima, Rajesh Soundararajan IAS and Sr. SP Kohima, Vekhosa Chakhesang were also present in the meeting besides the other HoDs of the district. (Page News Service)