Phek NCSU demands end to table tender


Dimapur, October 11: The Phek District Nagaland Contractors & Suppliers Union has reiterated support and cooperation to the NCSU head office on the demand for ending table tender and notification of tender in all contract and supply works.
In a release, the PHEK NCSU urged all departments to put an end to such malpractices so that qualified and deserving contractors are allotted works. It also requested the public to report such cases so that defaulting officials are dealt with according, especially for works that concerns Phek District.
The release also urged PWD Minister and the department to look into the grievances of local contractors. It said the demand of NCSU to split works K/M-wise is legitimate and demanded that the present criteria be ended immediately so that more local contractors can be engaged.
The criteria spelt out in NIT by the department should be made more local-friendly rather than inviting other mega companies from outside the State, it said.
Expressing gratitude to the State Government fo assurance given to reconstruct all division roads in due time, the Phek NCSU said it believes that the present Government will live up to its commitment for development and change for the better. It further urged all contractors and public to play active role in bringing change in the society. (Page News Service)