The launching programme of two lane road construction between Changtongya and Longleng was held on May 5 at Yongnyah junction, police check post. The project was taken-up under SARDP, which would be executed by GAYATRI project limited.
The start off programme was attended by Phom People Council, Phom Students Conference, APGO, Phomla Hoichem, a host of officers and public leaders. Short speeches were given by presidents of PPC and Phom Students Conference, H. Leisha, advisor LTC, Lonphe Phom, former deputy chairman LTC. Chairmen of Orangkong Village Council, Yaongyimchen Village Council and Yachem Village Council also spoke at the programme and endorsed full support and co-operation.
M. Shayung Phom, ADC, Longleng, spoke on behalf of the administration and called upon the people to extend full co-operation.
The road project was highlighted by S. Deb, Dy. GM, project manager and project administrator GAYATRI project limited.
Dedicatory prayer was pronounced by Y. Nuklo Phom, executive secretary, Phom Baptist Christian Association, Y. B. Angam Phom, member, secretary advisory board, LTC chaired the programme and vote of thanks by A. Pongshi Phom, class 1 contractor.