N. Bongkhao Konya, Advisor, DUDA during the launch of the website at DUDA’s Conference Hall on July 11. (DIPR Photo)
Kohima, July 11 (MExN): The Department of Underdeveloped Area (DUDA) has launched its official website at DUDA’s Conference Hall on July 11. The website was launched by N. Bongkhao Konya, Advisor, DUDA in the presence of IT Director, IT officials and department officials, stated a DIPR report.
Bongkhao stated that in today’s world of digital and electronic media, website is one of the most important platforms to connect with the public and congratulated the Department for successfully launching its official website today.
The Advisor said that the launching of website of all the Departments is one of the policies and programmes of the PDA Government to ensure transparency and for dissemination of information to the public and added that with the launching of the Department’s website, the general public will now be able to access information about the Department and its activities. He also hoped that the people living in far and remote villages including the international border villages would be able to access information and also know about the policies and programme of the Department.
Joint Director DUDA, Dr. Anungla Imdong Phom in her concluding remarks, stated that the Department has achieved a milestone by launching its official website today. She said that the main objective of launching its website was to showcase and disseminate the information relating to its Departmental activities especially to the grassroots level.
Giving a brief highlight on creation of the Department, Dr. Anungla said that the Department was initially created in 2003 for Eastern Nagaland i.e. Tuensang, Longleng, Mon and Kiphire with an aim to uplift the livelihood of the area people and added that over the years the department has achieved in many ways. She also highlighted some of its achievements made in the sectors of education, health, research and expert studies and road & infrastructure. Dr. Anungla hoped that with the launching of its website, the department would now strive harder to achieve more milestones in days to come.