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DPDB meetings held at Mokokchung, Wokha

Nagaland News

Dimapur, February 25: The monthly meeting of Mokokchung District Planning and Development Board (DPDB) was held on February 19 at Rural Assembly Hall, Ungma village, with Advisor Water Resources & Chairman DPDB, Mokokchung, Tongpang Ozukum, chairing the meeting. Basing on the report given by the ADC & Administrator, Mokokchung Municipal Council (MMC) on MMC Shopping Complex Fire Incident, the meeting resolved that the report given by the experts from NIT on the condition of the building be evaluated by a technical committee constituted within the district under the chairmanship of ADC & Administrator MMC and a comprehensive report be submitted to the Chairman DPDB Mokokchung within 2 weeks for further course of action.
On the issue of graveyard in Mokokchung where the present land area is completely used, it was decided that DPDB would pursue the land owners for allotting more land. Further it was suggested that MMC should come up with a policy so as to cope up with the problem being faced by the citizens of the town for burial.
Regarding the dumping site which the land owners are reluctant to continue with allowing their land, the meeting deliberated that citizens should be educated on segregation of waste for it was the concern of all the stake holders. It was decided that concern department while taking steps to control the damage and pollution of the area, should come up by requesting the land owners/villagers for reconsidering the use of the site.
On the agenda of vision Mokokchung 2040, it was resolved that members do in-depth study and further deliberation would be held in coming days.
Power point presentation on Mega Job Expo 2024 was presented and verification committee LADP 2023-2024 was approved. Deputy Commissioner, Mokokchung gave report on participation of Mokokchung District in Nagaland Olympic 2024. Up-gradation of Tsurangkong PHC to CHC and Registration of Society – Mokokchung Athletics Association was approved and forwarded.
The meeting was attended by NLA Speaker, Sharingain Longkumer, Minister for Rural Development & SIRD, Metsubu Jamir, Advisor Law & Justice and Land Revenue, T.N. Mannen and Advisor IPR and Soil & Water Conservation, Imkong L. Imchen.
Wokha: The monthly Wokha District Planning & Development Board meeting was held on February 21 in the DC’s conference hall, Wokha under the chairmanship of Chairman DPDB & Advisor for Agriculture Mhathung Yanthan. MLA Mhonbemo Humtsoe also attended the meeting.
The following agendas were discussed during the meeting: Registration of societies such as Ekhumrhong Rehab Centre at Yikhum village, opening of new Don Bosco School at Akuk village, activities of Kaviyasri Project, District industries Centre and review of aspirational villages.
Later in the day, chairman, DPDB Wokha accompanied by MLA Mhonbemo Humtsoe along with District administration, DPDB members, Lotha Hoho, Lotha Eloe Hoho, representatives of Joint Action Committee (JAC), Lotha Students’ Union and officials from National Highway inspected the ongoing NH-61 (2) road construction project.
(Page News Service)