DC Phek, Mikha Lomi accompanied by SP Phek, Wetshope Krome, 5th NAP Commandant, Vechipa and DVO Phek, Medozo held a social awareness meeting with VCC, VDBs, GBs and women leaders under Pfütsero sub-division at ADC’s office Pfütsero on October 12.
In the meeting, DC exhorted that village functionaries, administration and police force department were one family which could do numerous things for the welfare of the people. He called upon villagers to cooperate and maintain peaceful atmosphere and live in unity for the welfare of the village, stated an official bulletin.
He also urged the village leaders to use grant-in-aid fund judiciously for the development of the village.
With regard to jungle burning, the DC declared that anybody found burning the jungle would be seriously dealt with and further requested the village authority to plan well in preventing such cases in future and submit it to administrative office for receiving grant-in-aid fund.
Mikha Lomi further streamlined VCC’s tenure as 5 years and VDBs tenure as 3 years as per VDB model rule. 5th NAP Commandant, Vechipa also spoke in the meeting where he said the villagers are the stakeholders in the society and challenged them to have a clear vision of the society and to be just in their responsibilities for the welfare of the society. DVO Phek, Medozo spoke on the improvement of the village production and said that to uplift the society, one important aspect is to develop food sufficiency.
SP Phek, Wetshope Krome also said villagers must follow the decision of the CPO in improving production of farming and rearing pigs and supply to other places.
The SP further announced that children from 10 to 13 years of age would be recruited in sports academy. The meeting was chaired by ADC Pfütsero, Kewekha Mero.