Mokokchung DPDB meet held


Dimapur, April 8: Mokokchung District Planning & Development Board (DPDB) meeting for the month of April 2018 was held in the ADC (Planning Cell) conference hall today. The meeting was chaired by the New DPDB Chairman, Imnatiba who is also Advisor to the department of Industries & Commerce and NIDC.
The meeting was also attended by Minister for Public Works Department, Tongpang Ozukum and the Advisor to the departments of Law & Justice, Border Affairs and Treasuries & Accounts Dr. Longrineken.
In his speech, the chairman, Imnatiba said he is quite new with little experience in politics but said he was excited to do his best and extend his service for the welfare of the people and give a push to development of the district.
“I am quite new, only yesterday I joined politics and new to the activities of the DPDB. But with your cooperation we will give an impact on overall development of the district,” the new chairman said.
He sought fullest cooperation from members of the DPDB and called upon the members to contribute their innovative ideas on issues pertaining to catering to the needs of the people. He also appealed to the members to attend the meeting regularly and contribute their best.
Minister Tongpang Ozukum and Advisor Dr. Longrineken also shared their visions and dreams to give an impetus to development trend in the district. They also said that a meeting of all the elected members from Mokokchung district would soon have a meeting to discuss how best they could collectively take up measures and steps to give a new face in developmental front.
DC and Vice Chairman, Sachin Jaiswal IAS welcomed the new DPDB chairman, Imnatiba, Minister,Tongpang Ozukum and the Advisor, Dr Longrineken to the meeting.
Sachin Jaiswal in his speech touched on a number measures to strengthen such as public services delivery system, implementation of citizens charter in all the departments in the district, better coordination among departments in implementation of various welfare schemes and also shared his priority area to help developed and maintain peace in the border areas.
The meeting once again took up discussions on the urgent need of construction of a ring road for the Mokokchung town, operation of all transport buses from the Inter State Bus Terminal (ISBT) at Khensa.
The meeting decided to pursue it with concerned departments, as these are long cry of the people to make it a reality.
Taking part in the discussions the Minister for PWD, Tongpang Ozukum informed that repairing of pothole in all the district headquarters are undergoing on war footing. In this regard the minister called upon all sections to cooperate with the government to complete the work within the time framed.
A proposal for construction of approach road to new dumping zone under MMC was also approved and forwarded to the concerned department to take up the construction at the earliest.
Ao Senden President, Imliyanger Jamir and the Vice President, Chubawati who attended the meeting actively took part in the discussions and assured their full support to ensure that development takes place without obstruction in the district.
(Page News Service)