Kiphire district planning and development board (DPDB) monthly meeting-cum-picnic was conducted on March 15 at Züngki River, near Quarry road, Kiphire under the chairmanship of C. Kipili Sangtam, MLA, Chairman, NSMDC, Nagaland and chairman, DPDB, Kiphire.
The chairman urged the board members not to ignore the monthly meetings and HoDs not to depute irrelevant officials to represent their department in the DPDB meeting. MLA and chairman DPDB asked all officers/HoDs to submit proposals for post creation as per staffing pattern with intimation to both MLAs of the district.
He also directed officers to approach MLAs of the district as and when any problem arises while dealing with official duties and responsibilities.
The DC who is also the vice-chairman of DPDB requested members to value the importance of DPDB meeting. Proposal for construction of Hospital (PHC) building at Seyochung town was deliberated and directed the CMO, Kiphire to take action.The board deliberated on the DPR submitted by E.E (PHED) Kiphire division for water supply to Kiusam town and recommended the authority for take further necessary action.
The board also deliberated the DPR submitted by the Principal, Zisaji Presidency College for construction of the approach road to the new College site.
Other agendas discussed were ugradation of Seyochung SDO (Civil) HQ to that of ADC HQ, helicopter service to Kiphire, upgradation of existing SRCS to that of assistant registrar of cooperative Societies (ARCS).