HM inspects dev projects in Kra Daadi, K-Kumey | Good roads panacea for development: Felix

NYAPIN, Jan 23: Home Minister Bamang Felix Monday inspected the ongoing construction work of the two-lane BRTF road to Layang under Nyapin assembly constituency and expressed his satisfaction over its progress.

“Having proper road is the first step towards bringing development to the masses,” Felix said and directed the officials to complete the work in a time bound manner ensuring utmost quality.

The minister, who is on a whirlwind tour to his home constituency to oversee the developmental projects, also visited the under-construction police station at Layang under Nyobia circle and the site for establishment of a fire station at Pokriang under Sangram sub division.

Expressing satisfaction over the ongoing construction works of the police and fire station, Felix assured his assistance where ever required. He also suggested for construction of a dormitory within the police station for ease of police personnel and rapid response during emergency.

Felix, who also holds the Rural Development and Panchayati Raj portifolio, interacted with the gram panchayat leaders of Palin and Chambang circles of Kra Daadi district at Palin, and with the villagers of Lowa Happa and Byasi villages under Nyobia circle in Kurung Kumey.

The minister advised them to ensure that all eligible beneficiaries have active bank accounts so that the benefits of various central and state flagship programmes could be provided to them.

He also exhorted the panchayat leaders to ensure timely completion and submission of utilisation certificate against developmental projects undertaken by them in their respective villages.

Stating that by devolving powers to the PRIs and allocation of funds for them under state own revenue, the state government has already expressed its commitment to make rural-Arunachal self-reliant; the minister urged all to strive for performing exceptionally.

He directed the district officials to deposit the funds allocated to the gram panchayat chairpersons in their respective bank accounts at the earliest.

Felix also called for cooperation and coordination among the departments and PRIs, and also underscored the importance of SHGs for overall development of the rural masses. (PRO)

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