The monthly Wokha DPDB meeting for the month of February was held on February 9 at DC Conference Hall, under the chairmanship of deputy commissioner, Rovilatuo Mor. With regard to improvement of road connectivity from Mokokchung via Wokha, Niuland, the DC requested the EE (PWD) R&B, Baghty division to conduct an early meeting with Mokokchung EE for further course of action.
Rural road connectivity at lower range was deliberated by the board, as per the directive EE Baghty division submitted detailed road map of the area and submitted proposal for new link roads, which was approved by the board and requested EE to submit the concept note in the next meeting, stated an official bulletin.
As per the resolution adopted during the last meeting the chairman once again reminded officers to put up/install CFL bulbs in all government offices and government residents under Wokha district latest by February. Taking serious note on the deplorable road condition of Wokha-Bokajan road, the board directed EE (PWD) R&B to give detail status report.
In reply, the EE informed the board that, no laborers, technicians were placed or attached against the road for maintenance. He further informed that no funds were allotted for maintenance during the year 2009/10.
The chairman directed EE for deputation of laborers for clearance and maintenance of the road at the earliest and asked him to submit requirements for maintenance to the board in the next meeting.
During the meeting, the board approved for recognition of West Valley English School at Yampha.
The board also resolved to request Wokha-Merapani road contractor/company to finish up the remaining portion of 1.8 km and to request the department in charge to sanction additional fund for the road construction.