CEM, CADC announced Rs.3 crores for pavement of town roads at Longpuighat public meeting

Kamalanagar, 28 February, 2022: Dg. Rasik Mohan Chakma, Chief Executive Member, Chakma Autonomous District Council who is on tour to Longpuighat and Rengkashya area announced that Rs.3 crores have been pledged by Hon’ble Chief Minister, Pu Zoramthanga for pavement of town roads of Kamalanagar, Longpuighat and Borapansury to mark the Golden Jubilee celebration of CADC.

The announcement was made in a huge public gathering at Longpuighat. Of the Rs.3 crores, Rs.2 Crores will be allotted for Kamalanagar and Rs.0.5 crores each for Longpuighat and Borapansury. The amount being meagre, the Hon’ble CEM appealed the local NGO leaders and the general public to support the work with voluntary services which the public responded with affirmation. He said that work will start off from next month itself on mission mood for completion within the Golden Jubilee year.

The CEM on request of Pu Lalruatkima, MOS i/c Rural Development, also visited the Assistant Project Officer office building constructed at Longpuighat under DRDA and expressed happiness with the successful completion of the work. He informed that the office will be functional very soon as assured by the Hon’ble RD Minister.

While expressing concern over lost of forest area every year due to fire caused by jhum burning, the CEM appealed the public to complete burning of Jhum by 15th of March in compliance of government directive and to ensure fire lines as well.

He also appealed the public throughout CADC to engage in road side plantation on the ocassion of celebration of CADC Golden Jubilee which he said will be the real tribute to CADC on its 50th birth anniversary.

The CEM termed the tour very successful while stating that huge public gatherings have been witnessed at Longpuighat, Rengkashya, Lokhisury and Futsury.