Dimapur, November 22: Nagaland State will be observing Constitution Day on November 26, and year-long State wide campaign on Constitution and Fundamental Duties will be launched at the Capital Convention Centre, Kohima.
Minister for Justice & Law, CM Chang will be gracing the occasion as chief guest and Senior Advocate Additional General, Kakheto Sema will give a speech on the Constitution. The keynote address will be delivered by Chief Secretary Temjen Toy, IAS and welcome address will be delivered by Secretary Justice & Law, Khanrinla T. Koza.
The programme is in regard with the on-going year-long campaign which will involve multiple stake holders, state level committee, comprising of various administrative heads of different departments. A committee has been recently formed under the aegis of the State Government headed by Principal Secretary, Justice & Law/ Medical, R Ramakrishnan as chairman and secretary judicial, Nino Iralu as member secretary.
A meeting of the committee was held on November 21 to discuss the related issues of fundamental duties at the conference hall of Medical Department, Nagaland Civil Secretariat which was presided over by secretary Judicial, Nino Iralu. She stated that in accordance with the circulation by the Ministry of Justice & Law, a directive has been given to the states to carry out certain activities which are to be compiled as State Action Plan.
The meeting decided that month wise activities of the member departments will be held where all the line departments would be performing its respective activities basing on its action plan as fundamental duty starting from December 2019 till November 2020. The meeting also resolved that all the members have to submit the Action plan to the nodal department, State Justice & Law on 22nd November 2019. It was further discussed that members also have to upload video clips to their respective ministry.
Secretary, Judicial in her closing remarks encouraged all members to bring in new ideas which is factual or solid with their participation in the country wide mass campaign in the 70th year celebration of constitution and fundamental duties.
(Page News Service)