Tuesday, August 16, 2022

Dimapur DPDB to purchase street sweeping machine

Members of Dimapur District Planning and Development Board (DPDB) have agreed to purchase truck-mounted sweeping and cleaner machine with the seed money allocated for Dimapur district.
According to DPRO Dimapur, the idea for buying the high-tech sweeping machine was mooted by Dimapur DPDB chairman, Moatoshi Longkumer, MLA, to keep Dimapur city clean.
Speaking at the DPDB meeting on Friday, Moatoshi said the cost of machine comes to Rs. 31 lakh whereas the common pool fund for Dimapur was Rs. 23 lakh.
In this regard, MLA said he would approach the concern higher authority for the remaining requirement. He also sought contribution from the members for making it a reality in keeping Dimapur city clean.
Agreeing with the idea, DC Dimapur, Sachin Jaiswal, assured that he would extend full support for such a noble cause for the district.
With numerous proposals for registration of societies, Moatoshi stressed the need for monitoring the registered societies by the authority about their actual performance on the ground and to see whether they were living up to their aims and objectives.
Meanwhile, DC Dimapur has appealed all members to attend the monthly DPDB meetings regularly.


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