Sunday, October 2, 2022

Focus on development of sericulture: Zhaleo

Advisor, sericulture, excise and minority affairs, Zhaleo Rio said there was a need to focus more on the development of sericulture for the rural upliftment and employment generation.
A press release from the sericulture department informed that Zhaleo was addressing the department of sericulture departmental coordination meeting on February 3 in the conference hall of the directorate.
The advisor said focusing on sericulture would be beneficial as the state was blessed with favourable climatic condition. He then advised the department to identify potential farmers among the targeted groups and have sericulture blocks in all the districts.
The advisor also reminded the gathering about policies and programs of the government. He then asked all the district officers to be regular in attending District Planning and Development Board (DPDB) meeting in their respective districts.
Exhorting the gathering, commissioner and secretary, Orenpomo Kikon impressed upon the departmental officers and staffs to be sincere and maintain good coordination.
During the meeting, power point presentation focusing on the achievements during current year and action plan for the coming year 2022-23 was presented by all the district sericulture officers.
The meeting was chaired by additional director, Mhathung Kikon, welcome address was delivered by director of sericulture, T. Sanny Pongener and vote of thanks by joint director, T.Yanger Ao.