Dimapur, June 20: With the initiative of the EAC in-charge of Sakshi, Robi Sangtam, the four village councils and the church leaders of Yangching, Auching, Sakshi and Yongphang under Sakshi circle have been renovating the 35 Km lone road from Sakshi to Longleang headquarter since June 15.
An official release said all the expenditure was made by the village councils and well wishes, and the machinery like earth mover was provided by the PWD department. The villagers have been clearing landslides and filling the potholes since last Friday and are still continuing the renovation with enthusiasm for good roads.
Robi Sangtam took the initiative and mobilized the villagers for a consolidated efforts after acknowledging the hardship faced by the people of Sakshi circle. Repairing the road was necessary to keep the NST service regularly which would help the poor villagers in their economic aspects.
It may be noted that this road not only connects Sakshi with Longleng HQ but also serves as an alternative roads for the people of Moka and Tobu sub-divisions of Mon district. The 7 villages under Sakshi circle are economically backward among the Phom villages. This road becomes unpliable during peak monsoon. (Page News Service)