Itanagar, May 16: Chief Minister Pema Khandu has announced establishment of Chief Engineer’s office under the Hydropower Development Department at Tezuin Lohit district and Rs 15 crore for flood protection work at Sukha Nallah.
Addressing a public meeting at Tezu, the Chief Minister also assured all support for effective functioning of Zonal Hospital. Responding to a public memorandum, Khandu gave positive nod for renaming of Govt Higher Secondary School, Tezu to ‘Sobeng Tayang Higher Secondary School’. He also assured to initiate measures for establishment of JNV here, an official communiqué informed here today.
The Chief Minister further promised to have Sunpura Circle office upgraded to EAC post as this border circle faced boundary issues with Assam. He asked the DC to work on necessary formalities for up-gradation.
On request from public for new administrative centers at Bekhuliang and Tafragam villages, he asked the DC to send proposals. He also requested the DC to work on proposals for upgradation of Wakro EAC post to ADC.
Further Khandu informed that state government is creating about 1000 posts in government departments.
Among others, state BJP president Tapir Gao, Deputy Chief Minister Chowna Mein, WRD Minister Kamlung Mossang and RD Minister Alo Libang also spoke. The meeting was also attended by Parliamentary Secretaries Nyamar Karbak, PD Sona, Tesam Pongte, Zingnu Namchoom, and MLA Gabriel D Wangsu, a communiqué added.