Zunheboto, June 10 (MExN): Zunheboto District Planning and Development Board (DPDB) meeting was held on June 8 with attendance of the board chairman H Khehovi, Advisor Tourism and other legislators – Kaito Aye, Pukhayi Sumi, and K Tokugha Sukhalu.
According to a DIPR report, the legislators expressed concern for expanding economy by activating the government departments in the district. In this regard, they requested all the heads of the department to rededicate themselves and serve the department with sincerity. The HoDs were requested to be creative and come up with new and innovative proposals in the DPDB meeting.
Meanwhile, the board members discussed creation of Treasury Office in Satakha and entrusted STO (Treasury Officer) to furnish the details. Creation of SDO (Electrical) in two administrative HQ – Satakha and Suruhuto – was also deliberated and the officers concerned were directed to submit the report.
The agenda relating to opening of Government Primary School (GPS) at North Point, Akuluto town could not be deliberated due to the absence of DEO Zunheboto, the report informed. Meanwhile, GB Association of Zunheboto Town requested the board members for financial assistance and the board agreed to take up the matter.
The members were further directed to prepare and submit reports on ‘Vision Document’ of the DPDB and ‘coffee plantation’. With regard to opening of Government Primary School at DC Hill (East), the Council Chairman concerned was asked to submit the report through DEO Zunheboto. The members also agreed to the proposal for construction of multi-purpose hall in Zunheboto Town.
The meeting further discussed on immediate need for construction of new building for administrative officers, SE (Senior Engineer) complex, Government High School, PWD Mechanical and Housing. All the HoDs concerned were directed to identify the site suitable for construction and submit their report.
The board members also discussed pertaining to land owners’ issues and decided to set up a committee to tackle such problems.
Principal, Zunheboto Government College was directed to submit detailed reports in regard to his proposal laid down during the meeting, i.e., introduction of Science Stream, introduction of Sociology as elective subject, introduction of honours in Education department, renovation and extension of rooms and water supply etc.
DAPCU Zunheboto unit gave PowerPoint presentation on their activities in around and around Zunheboto. The member also highlighted about poor facilities, which is an impediment to their performance of duties.