DPDB meetings held in Kohima, Zunheboto

DIMAPUR | Publish Date: 7/16/2020 9:36:19 AM IST

District planning and board (DPDB) meeting for the month of July was held at Kohima and Zunheboto respectively on July 16, attended by advisors and departmental heads of the districts. 

DPDB Kohima: Kohima DPDB meeting was held at DPDB's conference hall on July 16, under its new DPDB chairman, advisor of Youth Resource and Sports, Er. Zale Neikha. 
According to DIPR report, advisor for Urban Development and Municipal Affairs, Dr. Neikiesalie Nicky Kire also attended the meeting. Er. Zale expressed that coming together from various departments and serving as a team was a big privilege and everyone should all work for further development of the district. 
Deputy commissioner Kohima, Gregory Thejawelie welcomed the new chairman, Er. Zale and Dr. Nicky including the members present in the meeting. 
Considering the inability to complete the action plans of the Village Adoption Committees (VACs) due to the COVID pandemic in the district, Zale informed that it has been suggested to let the present VACs formed in 2019-2020 to continue for 2020-2021 with the same adopted villages and wards to enable them to complete their plans. 
The house also agreed and approved the matter and informed the VACs to implement their plans successfully and submit their report for two years.
In regard to LADP for 2020-2021, DC informed that 50% of the allocation for the year has been sanctioned and the remaining LADP was presented in details as per constituencies wise, which was approved by the house.
Chief medical officer (CMO), Dr. Vezokholu also reiterated on the importance of propagating the awareness on wearing of face mask, social distancing, hand washing, cough etiquette and other safety protocol measures to prevent further spread of the infection in respective levels and areas. She also gave the updated status on positive cases detected in the district. 
DPDB Zunheboto: Zunheboto DPDB was held at DC conference hall on July 16, chaired by deputy commissioner and vice chairman DPDB, Peter Lichamo. 
According to DIPR report, DC extended warm greetings to the members and also welcomed the new chairman of Zunheboto district planning and development board and advisor of School Education KT Sukhalu and advisor of Food and Civil Supplies, LM & CP, Pukhayi Sumi, followed by introduction of new members to the board. 
The agendas that were discussed included various proposals that have been put up seeking financial assistance from common pool where the chairman read out the proposals and all the members agreed with the proposals. The proposal for purchase of land for town cemetery amounting to 30 lacs was discussed and finalized, where the legislators under Zunheboto district will write a common application to the chief minister.
Advisor KT Sukhalu requested the NSDMA department to be more active as during monsoon many incidents happen, whereby he urged them to take photos and forward it to the government. He also directed all the head of departments to be present at station and serve the people sincerely, adding that since the government was giving salary it was their bounded duty to ensure that they deliver their service to the people. 
He further added that henceforth office checking would be carried out every now and then by administration, students bodies, party leaders. He also lamented on the lack of communication between the bureaucrats and politicians and requested the HoDs to communicate with the concern legislators regarding any new schemes and projects or already implemented schemes. He said that the concern legislators were the people's leader and knows the plights and grievances of his people, where with good communication, more works can be done at faster pace.
Advisor Pukhayi Sumi spoke about the various do's and don'ts during this pandemic and asked the people to be very careful and to remain indoor as long as possible.


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