Dimapur, August 13: The Government of Nagaland has created the Department of Tribal Affairs in Nagaland with immediate effect.
The Central Division, Kohima under Works & Housing Department will supervise all civil works in the Tribal Affairs Department, said an official release.
In order to discharge the functions of the Department, the Finance Department will provide a separate Demand Number with all Head of Accounts and RFC number to complete formalities with the Accountant General’s Office to facilitate financial transactions.
The ongoing project and the projects already sanctioned will be implemented by the Planning Department. However, for the current year projects, arrangement will be decided by the two departments with approval of the Chief Minister.
(Page News Service)