A farewell meeting for outgoing additional director and HoD economics & statistics, P.Y. Ovung was held at the director economics conference Hall Kohima on Monday.
Parliamentary secretary for economics & statistics and IPR, R. Tohanba speaking at the programme said the state solely depended upon the departments for any planning activities and therefore urged officers of the department to be devoted and sincere in their assigned duties by inheriting the example set by their predecessors, stated an official bulletin. Secretary economics and statistics, Dr. Daniel Longchar IAS said service to the people does not end when one retires, and encouraged the retiring officers to continue to serve the people.
The outgoing HoD economics and statistics, P.Y. Ovung thanked the officers and staff of the department for their cooperation, and shared about his past experience in serving the people in various capacities.
The programme was chaired by deputy director, I. Chuba Jamir, invocation by deputy director, Haisuing Haikam and short speeches by Joint Director Y. Sacheo Ovung, President, NESSA, Hevio and DSO, Dimapur, Asangla.