Author: CADC

Pu Robert Romawia Royte, Hon’ble Minister of State unveiled the laying of Astro Turf surface at Kamalanagar Football Ground

Kamalanagar, 03 December, 2020: Pu Robert Romawia Royte, Hon’ble Minister of State who has arrived yesterday at Kamalanagar, headquarters of Chakma Autonomous District Council today unveiled the laying of Astro Turf surface at Kamalanagar Football Playground amidst great excitement especially among the young sports enthusiasts. The event was witnessed by a huge crowd.

Pu Robert Rommawia unveiling the plaque
Pu Robert Rommawia unveiling the plaque commemorating the laying of Astro Turf at Kamalanagar Football Ground.

The programme was attended by Dg. Rasik Mohan Chakma, CEM, CADC, Pu Lawmawma Tochhawng, Vice-Chairman, HPC Lunglei and Pu S. Kaptluanga, SDO(C), Chawngte besides other dignitaries.

The infrastructure will be first of its kind for this remote area. The creation of the asset indicates the keen intention of the government to make available world class sporting infrastructure to the remotest part of the state to provide opportunity to young talents. Football is the most loved game of the state and it has produced world class players who have excelled in the game at the national level.

The laying of artificial turf will be done at a cost of Rs.532.50 Lakhs which will also include site preparation, security fencing, concrete paver block footpath around the ground and RCC building for pavilion and changing room. The Department of Sports and Youth Services, Government of Mizoram will provide technical and professional assistance. The Project will be operated and maintained by the Department.

Pu Royte, addressing the gathering said that the construction of the football ground will be the beginning of an era of development for this backward area and cited many projects that are in the pipeline for this area like Construction of Community Service Centre at a cost of Rs.140 Lakhs, Construction of Girls Hostel at a cost of Rs.282.80 Lakhs, Construction of Volley Ball Court with viewing gallery at a cost of Rs.32.87 Lakhs and construction of Residential School at a cost of Rs.3461.70 Lakhs. He has said a football academy shall also be established at Chawngte in the coming days.

He urged for communal harmony between all the communities like Lushai, Chakma, Lai, Bawm, Bru, Hindu Bengali and Muslim Bengali living in Chawngte and Kamalanagar and added that the football ground shall be a force of integration and unity between the different communities. Incidentally Pu Royte was wearing a Mizo traditional shirt and a Chakma waist coat.

He stated, “Working for social and economic development of the minority communities of Mizoram was in our election manifesto and we shall remain committed to its spirit.”

He further added, “Without developing backward southern Mizoram we cannot claim to be a developed state.”

Dg. Rasik Mohan Chakma was full of appreciation for Pu Royte for his ability to reign-in central fund for developmental work and thanked him profusely for the project which he stated was beyond their expectation, Kamalanagar being such a small town located in the remote corner of the state. He praised for his vision of inclusiveness, to develop Mizoram as a whole and his love for Mizoram. Apprising the Minister about CADC he said, “Here our needs are all very basic and for developing this area one has to start from the scratch.”

Pavement of Saizawh village internal road completed

Kamalanagar, 01 December, 2020: Dg. Rasik Mohan Chakma, Hon’ble CEM, CADC today inaugurated the completion PCC pavement of internal roads of Saizawh (W) village about 1 Km from Kamalanagar in a programme organised by Pu. S. Kaptluanga, SDO (C) and BDO, Chawngte RD Block.

The pavement of the road measuring 500 m long was completed at a cost of Rs.12 Lakhs. Bamboo reinforcement which is gaining widespread usage has been used in the pavement of the road. The work has been funded by Rural Development Department, Government of Mizoram.

The CEM and the SDO(C) speaking made mention of other developmental works being executed within Saizawh village during the current term of the Executive Committee, CADC. PCC pavement of another road within Saizawh at a cost of Rs.5.7 lakhs, construction of Saizawh (W) Comprehensive Middle School at a cost of Rs.31 Lakhs and Construction of Community Hall at a cost of Rs.20 Lakhs are the major works so far taken up.

Saizawh (W) is a village lived by the ‘Bawm’ and ‘Thlanglau’ tribe and its origin dates back to 1948. It has a population of 470 as per record of village population register.

Kamalanagar Town Planning Committee meeting held; prior permission/NOC for construction of building to be obtained

Kamalanagar, 13 November, 2020: A joint meeting of the Kamalanagar Town Planning Committee (KTPC), town area VCPs, local NGO leaders and CADC officers was held today under the chairmanship of Dg. Durjya Dhan Chakma, Executive Member and i/c CEM to discuss the growing problem due to construction of buildings in an unplanned manner within Kamalanagar town which especially entails encroachment of the main roads.

Dg. H. Amaresh Chakma, Chairman, CADC also attended the meeting. Both Dg. Durjya Dhan Chakma and Dg. H Amaresh Chakma speaking observed the urgent need to address the problem of unplanned growth of Kamalanagar town due to its rapid urbanization. They have emphasized the need for cooperation of the village council leaders of the town area and that of the local NGO leaders in this endevour.

It has been stated that the encroachment of the main road by construction of private building on one hand and gradual increase of vehicular traffic on the other is going to make day to day life within Kamalanagar town a big problem. The measures that are envisaged to curtail unauthorized construction will go a long way in making Kamalanagar a livable town for the coming generation.

The meeting has resolved to revise the general guidelines to be observed for construction of buildings within Kamalanagar town area and ensure its enforcement strictly. The extant guidelines has that permission and NOC need to be obtained from the KTPC for construction of any building within Kamalanagar town besides other measures that prohibit activities that cause damage to the town area roads and cause traffic congestion. However, it has been a sad experience with regards to its implementation, as so far very few people have approached for permission or NOC and the purpose of today’s meeting is to address it.

The Executive Committee, CADC shall consider the expansion of the 5 (five) members KTPC by including the President, CYCA, President, CMS, President, CADC VCA, Sr. Revenue Officer, CADC and EE, PWD, CADC for effective implementation of the guidelines.

The meeting also constituted a joint inspection team comprising of all the KTPC members, President, CYCA, President, CMS, VCPs of town area, Presidents, Br. YCA of town area, concerned local MDC, representatives from LRS department and PWD. The team shall conduct survey of the town area and identify cases of unplanned/unauthorized building construction or encroachment of the road.

Restrictions within Aizawl for further 6 days

No.B.13O21/101/2O2O-DMR/VoI-II
GOVERNMENT OF MIZORAM
DISASTER MANAGEMENT & REHABILITATION DEPARTMENT

Aizawl, the 2nd of November, 2O2O

ORDER

Upon consideration of the prevailing situation due to COVID-19 outbreak, and on the recommendation of the consultative meeting held in the presence of the Hon’ble Minister, Health & Family Welfare Department and the Hon’ble Minister, Home/Disaster Management & Rehabilitation Department with various stakeholders on 02.11.2020, it is considered necessary to continue with the extant restrictions imposed within Aizawl municipal area vide Order of even No. dated 26.10.202O for a further period of 6 (six) days.

Now therefore, the undersigned in his capacity as Chairman, State Executive Committee, State Disaster Management Authority, Mtzoram, in exercise of the powers conferred under Section 22(2)(hl & 24(I) of the Disaster Management Act, 2005 hereby orders that guidelines issued vide Order of even No. dated 26.10.2020, with certain modifications as appended hereto, shall continue to be implemented till 09.1I.2O2O, 4:3O AM.

Further, upon expiry of the aforesaid period, ‘COVID- 19 No Tolerance Fortnight’ shall be observed from 09.11 .2O2O, 4:3O AM till 23.11.2020, 12:00 PM within Arzawl municipal area. Consequent upon the guidelines for ‘COVID-19 No Tolerance Fortnight’ coming into effect, the remaining clauses of Unlock 4.O guidelines issued vide Order of even No. dated 30.09.2020 shall also remain in force within Aizawl municipal area till 23.11.2020.

sd/- LALNUNMAWIA CHUAUNGO
Chief Secretary & Chairman
State Executive Committee
Mizoram State Disaster Management Authority

Unlock 4.0 Guidelines for Mizoram

No.B.13021/101/2020-DMR/Vol-II
GOVERNMENT OF MIZORAM
DISASTER MANAGEMENT & REHABILITATION DEPARTMENT
ORDER

Aizawl, the 30th of September, 2020

Whereas, the Mizoram State Disaster Management Authority has reopened more activities in areas outside containment zones vide this Department’s Unlock 3.0 Order of even No. dated 31.08.2020, and the State Executive Committee, with the consent of the Chairman, State Disaster Management Authority, Mizoram, has decided to enhance the relaxation;

And whereas, the reopening of more activities will result in increased movement of people and hence, it is felt necessary to continue with the imposition of certain safeguards and measures for the containment of COVID- 19 outbreak thereby preventing its further spread;

Now therefore, the undersigned, in his capacity as the Chairman, State Executive Committee, and in exercise of the powers conferred by Section 22(2)(h) & 24(l) of the Disaster Management Act, 2005, hereby orders that the unlock measures appended hereto shall be implemented within Mizoram with effect from 00:00 hours of 01.10.2020 till 23:59 hours of 31.10.2020.

Sd/- LALNUNMAWIA CHUAUNGO
Chief Secretary, Mizoram & Chairman, State Executive Committee,
State Disaster Management Authority, Mizoram.