Dimapur, June 22: A performance review meeting of all Project Directors of DRDAs and Block Development Officers under Rural Development Department was held on June 22 at RD conference hall, Kohima under the chairmanship of Director, RD, Liboni Humtsoe.
A press release informed that Minister for RD, Metsubo Jamir urged the project directors (PDs) to be more responsible in discharging their duties and the block development officers (BDOs) to keep updating with their respective PDs.
He also called upon the officers to make it a point to attend such meetings whenever called upon so as to keep updated on progress of programmes and for a thorough discussion on challenges and hurdles faced while implementing programmes.
Jamir further expressed dissatisfaction at the status reports and asked all officers to be sincere and give extra effort to finish pending targets.
Commissioner and secretary, RD Neposo Theluo, highlighted various issues and difficulties faced under several schemes and sought the support and co-operation of all officers to the department in solving pending issues.
He also reminded the PD’s and BDO’s to be very thorough with the guidelines provided by the Ministry for all programmes being implemented and to follow rules and regulations.
The daylong meeting discussed and reviewed various programmes including Pradhan Mantri Awaas Yojana-Gramin (PMAY-G), MGNREGA, Grand-in-Aid, VDB Welfare Fund, Micro-Finance & UC, Fifteenth Finance Commission Grant to RLB and Rashtriya Gram Swaraj Abhiyan (RGSA). (Page News Service)