Dimapur, January 28: The Public Health Engineering Department (PHED) today hosted a workshop on implementation of Public Financial Management System (PFMS) under Jal Jeevan Mission (JJM) with the initiative of GoI Ministry of Jal Shakti Department of Drinking Water and Sanitation Mission at NIELIT Meriema.
Jal Jeevan Mission is to provide drinking water to rural households. The plan will feed into the district and state plans which is Centre’s most recent flagship scheme, a mission for water supply, safe drinking and tackle water crisis.
Resource persons in the workshop were Tikeshwar Singh, PFMS consultant, Jal Shakti Ministry, GoI and Vikash Kumar, Section Officer, Jal Shakti Ministry, GoI.
Earlier, the keynote address was presented by MK Mero, Principal Secretary, PHED, while introduction of the workshop was given by Vikash Kumar and highlights of implementation on Public Financial Management System was given by Vishito Kulnu, Assistant Account Officer.
The major objective of the mission is to provide functional household tap connection (FHTC) to every rural household by 2024. Officials from all districts of Nagaland, from each divisions of PHED participated in the workshop.
(Page News Service)