Sunday, January 29, 2023

Metsübo inaugurates hall, building in Mkg


Minister for Rural Development, Metsübo Jamir on Tuesday, inaugurated the Mongsenbai Ward Community Hall and Multipurpose building and newly bought building of Mokokchung District VDB Association (MDVDBA).
Speaking at the inaugural programme of the new Mongsenbai Ward Community Hall and Multipurpose building, Metsübo recalled how he made a promise for the construction of the community hall during his election campaign in 2018 whether or not he gets elected.
In this regard, he said he was fortunate to be able to inaugurate it as sitting MLA from the constituency.
Calling on the need for proper town planning of Mokokchung town, he urged upon the gathering to place high importance towards this aspect and appealed to All Ward Union Mokokchung Town to plan carefully before making any extension of wards further.
He reiterated that such perspectives should be looked at first before thinking about development of the town.
Metsübo also spoke about the unity and cohesiveness prevalent in the ward and called for maintaining the same kind of unity even in the days to come.
The programme was also attended by Nagaland Legislative Assembly speaker, Sharingain Longkumer, who also spoke at the programme. Meanwhile, short speeches were delivered by deputy commissioner (DC) Mokokchung Shashank Pratap Singh, Chairman Ungma Village Council chairman Nungshilepden Jamir and AWUMT president Limanungsang.
The construction report of the building was given by contractor & convener Construction Committee I. Mar Jamir.
Meanwhile, at the inauguration of the newly bought building of MDVDBA, Metsübo said that a new system of work would soon be implemented in the department with focus on income generation activities.
He cautioned all the villages to be aware and keep a check on bogus job cards and advised strict adherence to issuing of such cards to genuine persons only.
The minister also stressed on drain of human resources from villages and urged upon the responsible authorities to make it stop the migration in order to contain human resource drain from villages.
He assured that the due shares of any developmental activities of the department will be given to all respective villages.
Earlier, short speeches were delivered by DC Shashank Pratap Singh, village council chairman Sungratsu, Tekachiba Longchar while success story of VDB building was shared by MDVDBA president Imtinugba, who chaired the programme.

(L-R) Toshimenla Kichu, SP Aotula, Metsübo Jamir, Shashank Pratap Singh and Imtinungba. (NP)
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