Peren district planning and development board meeting for the month of January was held on January 29 at deputy commissioner’s conference hall, Peren (New Site), under the chairmanship of minister for planning & co- ordination, T.R. Zeliang.
Reviewing the last meeting minutes on preservation of Ngaulwa Ranges, forest department Peren was asked to initiate demarcation of boundary line and to submit final report in the next meeting.
The Board also dwelt on the cattle control. SDO (Civil) Jalukie was entrusted to issue a corrigendum with another condition so as to enable the farmers to take up Kharif and Rabi crops cultivation without hindrance in the plain sectors.
Deliberating on new agendas, the chairman informed the house about government’s decision not to continue with Road Show as in the past but instead to conduct tribal festival in every district. In this connection, the house decided that a special meeting be convened by D.C, Peren with Zeme, Liangmai and Rongmai Councils of Peren District.
The house recommended for opening of Ramzie School Jalukie and Little Star School Jalukie Town.
Deliberating on opening of new schools and problems faced by them, the house asked DIS, Peren to issue circular to the village/ town to seek prior permission from education department before opening any new school.
The house also recommended for posting of assistant controller, weight and measures. The application for issue of taxi permit by Hairongbe, Poilwa was recommended by the house. The house further deliberated on absence of transport officials in DP & DB, and decided to write to the higher authority to send one officer to the next DP & DB meeting to explain the position of transport office in Peren. The house also approved grant-in-aid 2009-10 of Tening Block, submitted by BDO- Tening.
The board members along with chairman inspected the ongoing works of the sports complex, DC’s residential plot and other ongoing works in the new site.
Meanwhile, two new members – Zachiviluü, district sericulture officer and Matsung, sub- registrar, Peren were introduced to the house.