Dimapur, January 13: The Zunheboto District Planning and Development Board was held on Tuesday in the Deputy Commissioner’s conference hall under the chairmanship of Advisor, School Education and chairman DPDB, KT Sükhalu.
The main agenda discussed in the meeting construction of two lane road by Mathucan Company. The company, through its representatives, informed that so far 43% of the project have been completed and earmarked the completion of the project by 12th March 2022.The company assured the board that the quality of the ongoing works is as per the specifications of the guidelines and nothing shall be compromised.
In regard of the town roads (city plan), the chairman firmly reminded that with complete compensation to every household in the town area, construction of the roads in the town should speed up comprehensively and should be completed at the earliest.
NHIDCL and PWD presented the details on the ongoing activities in Zunheboto district under their jurisdictions. The board also agreed to approach the Government to allocate some funds under EE discretion for maintenance of PWD roads in the district.
Earlier, Dr M Nukshisanla Jamir mentioned that Intensified Pulse Immunization for 0-5 years has been postponed till further direction from the Central Government. She informed the board that there was no COVID positive case in Zunheboto district as of now, and which has been so for some time now. With the rest of the country, Zunheboto district too successfully conducted the mock drill for COVID-19 vaccination on January 8, she informed.
While appreciating the head of offices, the Advisor specifically requested local officers from the Sumi community to be more sincere towards their work in the district, and also all the head of offices to take responsibilities while performing official duties so as to leave a legacy of developmental works performed during their stay in the district.
Deputy Commissioner informed that work allocation for the upcoming Republic Day celebration shall remain same as the previous year.
Peren: Peren district conducted its first monthly DPDB meeting of the year on January 12, under the chairmanship of its DC, Sentiwapang Aier.
Work distribution pertaining to the forthcoming Republic Day celebration was discussed and the house also decided to conduct mass social work on January 23 in view of the celebration.
Peren Government College Principal, Dr. A Nshoga and DPO UIP/RCH, Dr. Kiholi gave a PowerPoint presentation on their activities. The DC entrusted the Department of Statistics, Sericulture and Employment to give a PowerPoint presentation on their departmental activities in the next meeting.
Later, Peren district COVID-19 Task Force and Vaccination Committee meeting was also held. (Page News Service)