Noke seeks central assistance for State

Noke seeks central assistance for State
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Dimapur, October 3: Advisor for Social Welfare, Home Guards and Civil Defence, Noke Wangnao along with department officials on Wednesday called on Union Minister for Women and Child Development Maneka Gandhi at Shastri Bhawan, New Delhi.
The advisor sought central assistance on infrastructure development for child adoption centres, destitute children rehabilitation centre, old age home, etc. in the State, for which the Union Minister assured to sanction one master plan project for Nagaland State capital. She also advised the State Government to send one comprehensive DPR for child adoption centre, destitute children, old age home, molestation or rape victim centre for consideration.
In the later part of the day, the advisor called on Union Minister for Social Justice and Empowerment Thaawarchand Gehlot at Shastri Bhawan, New Delhi, to discuss departmental activities and ongoing project in the State. He also requested the Union Minister for more central assistance under his ministry.
The Union Minister said he will look into the matters shared by the advisor and also assured to provide more central assistance for the State. The Union Minister said he will be visiting the State likely in the month February 2019. (Page News Service)