Treasury to be set up at Kamalanagar

Kamalanagar, October 12, 2012: The long wait for a treasury at Kamalanagar, the headquarter of Chakma Autonomous District Council would soon be a thing of the past. The Finance Secretary to the Govt. of Mizoram, Pu Vanlalnghaka arrived Kamalanagar day before yesterday, to look into the temporary arrangement for setting up of the office and the provision for quarter to be provided by CADC.

The Finance Secretary was completely satisfied with the arrangement made by CADC. The demand for establishment of a Treasury at Kamalanagar has been a long one. Presently, all Government transactions of CADC have to be pursued through the Treasury at Lawngtlai, some 150 KM from Kamalanagar. A lot of the resources and time go into this process. Once the Treasury is set up, Government transaction within CADC area would switch to fast track course besides saving time and resources and the hassle of involving security personnel every time Government funds are drawn from Lawngtlai.

The Finance Secretary said, β€œIt’s now just a matter of deciding the time to inaugurate the Treasury”. In addition to the Treasury, he also discussed regarding setting up of Branches of Mizoram Rural Bank at Longpuighat and Borapansury, work for which are under process, he said. Work for ground survey in this connection would soon be endorsed to CADC, he said.

The CEM, CADC Dangu Kali Kumar Tongchangya said setting up the Treasury would be a milestone achieved by the present Government at CADC besides many other landmarks dotting through the course of their current term.