Dimapur, March 2: The Village Adoption Committee (VAC) of 14th Southern Angami under DPDB, Kohima held its culmination programme on Saturday at Mitelephe, adopted under VAC for the year 2018 to 2019.
During the programme, multiple activities were held such as a medical camp, inauguration of installation of solar lights at landmark areas within the village and distribution of blankets to the senior citizens. Awareness programme was also held with inputs from all the VAC members touching upon important issues such as forest and environmental conservation, youth development, sensitization of the village community on sharing of village resources, soil and water management, health and sanitation, community development, school management and strengthening of the local institutions.
In the culmination program, convener Er. Vizotuo EE (R&B) South gave a brief background about the concept of VAC under DPDB Kohima. DFO Kohima Rongsenlemla Imchen highlighted about the various activities implemented by the VAC and its objectives. SDO Jakhama, Alemyapang Longchar spoke about the responsibilities of the village functionaries for proper management of the village.
According to a press release by the VAC, various activities were implemented with the participation of the village community during the last 8 months – construction of water reservoir for proper tapping of potable water for the village community, reinforcement of approach roads within and outside the village jurisdiction for proper transportation, distribution of sports kits, waste bins, computer sets for schools and PA system for village council. The programme was also attended by students under NSS of Model Christian College.
(Page News Service)