Kamalanagar, July 24, 2018: Sensitization programme on my project my NEDP was held today at CADC Art & Culture Hall, Kamalanagar under the chairmanship of Deputy Commissioner, Lawngtlai District, Pu N. Chakhai organised by the Block Development office, Chawngte.
The programme was attended by Project Director, Lawngtlai District, officials of CADC, officials of state government offices in CADC, banking officials, village council leaders and public from different parts of CADC.
Pu Chakhai while speaking on the occasion enlightened about the aim and objective of the flagship programme of NEDP (New Economic Development Project). He urged all village councils under CADC to submit concept note on one important project relating to community welfare for their respective village. All projects from all village councils will be examined and the best of all shall be selected, he explained.
He also advised the leaders of the village councils to seek the expert assistance of the different departments of CADC in preparing the concept note.
He strongly urged the people of CADC to love themselves and work hard for a vibrant Chakma community.
The programme included a interaction session regarding any issues and problems faced by the general public. During the interaction various issues and problems pertaining to transfer of MGNREGA wages, piped water connectivity, lack of banking services, etc. were raised and explained by officials representing line department.
The BDO, Chawngte while replying to a query informed that the DC, Lawngtlai has tentatively accepted the proposal for an electric furnace to cremate dead bodies at Kamalanagar. He informed that the project will roughly cost about 1 crore. To sort out the finer details of the project a meeting is scheduled to be held in the office Chamber of BDO next Friday.