Dimapur, August 18: The Kohima District Planning and Development Board meeting for the month of August was held today in the DC’s conference hall under the chairmanship of Advisor, Youth Resources and Sports and Chairman DPDB Kohima, Er. Zhale Neikha. MLA Keneizhakho Nakhro was also present in the meeting.
On the agenda of Local Area Development Programme Scheme 2018-2019 for all the constituencies under Kohima district, the house deliberated on the agenda and decided to approve it for onward submission to the Government.
The convenors and representatives of various adoption committees highlighted on the progress report in regard to their respective adopted villages and wards, and the DC requested all the committees to expedite their course of action immediately.
On the recent unprecedented heavy rain, DC Kohima said Kohima district had been badly affected where houses and families have been affected and displaced, moreover the lifeline road between Dimapur and Kohima has been cut off and new landslide has occurred near KMC Dumping site. However, the DC appreciated the tireless efforts put in by the line departments for restoration works and encouraged them to continue their works and further asked them to be alert for any untoward incident that may arise.
Informing that the Incident Response System (IRS) has been activated since August 1, DC requested all the DDMA members and line departments to be ready as and when required and to execute their roles and responsibilities as per the IRS structure.
(Page News Service)