Dimapur, February 19: The monthly Kohima District Planning and Development Board (DPDB) meeting was held under the chairmanship of Advisor for Technical Education & Election, Medo Yhokha at DPDB Conference Hall, Kohima on February 17.
The meeting, chaired by DPO & Member Secretary of DPDB Pudusul Luho, reviewed the last meeting minutes. On the proposal for reconsideration of shifting ‘Sumo parking site’ to KMC parking site submitted by various institutes at Jotsoma, the House decided to take up the matter after necessary consultation with the authorities concerned.
On registration of societies, Yhokha suggested that DPDB may streamline the verification system by involving departments concerned to look into the matters and give their opinions to the sub-committee of DPDB for verification and then to DPDB for recommendation to the Government.
Advisor to Urban Development and Municipal Affairs, Dr. Neikiesalie Kire also suggested that the respective area administrative officers and the verifying committee share their opinions on the matters in the DPDB meeting.
The House decided to recommend five societies to the Government for further necessary action.
Yhokha also pointed out the mushrooming of “unwarranted tuition centres” in Kohima and suggested that departments concerned along with student bodies be involved to recommend the matter after proper survey and study.
He also asked the members to come up with a proposal for the development of Kohima town and further requested them to be more active and come up with more creative ideas in the next meeting.
(Page News Service)