Sanitation campaign for Tuensang district sponsored by communication and capacity development unit (CCDU) Nagaland, Kohima was held on March 10 with deputy commissioner, Tuensang as the chief guest.
Speakingon the occasion, the chief guest said that when he was in Tuensang in 1968-69, the town was neat and clean, houses were not congested, drainage were well maintained. However these days in spite of having more learned people, the places have become dirty and disorderly, no proper side drainage, no proper toilets and sanitation, the houses are built encroaching the main road and street, he regretted, and also said to keep the town clean and maintain proper sanitation, one should not depend on district administration but rather start creating a clean environment individually.
The resource persons of the workshop were executive engineer (CCDU) PHED Nagaland Kohima, Engineer, Agwaseng and SDO CCPU PHED Nagaland, Kohima, Engineer, Gwatilo Tep. They spoke on the topic 'Total sanitation campaign, programme concept, status issues, challenges strategy, information on education committee'.
Discussion and deliberation was also held on civilization of a nation depends upon how it treats it women and excreta, and proposed total sanitation rally at Tuensang town in the month of March 09. The objectives of the workshop was delivered by EE (CCDU) , Agwaseng.