DIPR/ TMB Report
IMPHAL: Rural Development and Panchayati Raj Minister Thongam Biswajit Singh today chaired a review meeting for implementation of Rural Development and Panchayati Raj schemes.
The meeting was held at the conference hall of his New Secretariat office.
During the meeting, it was decided that the concerned Deputy Commissioners of the newly created districts will act as the District Programme Coordinators regarding MGNREGS implementation.
Furthermore, the Minister also said that the district administrations of the newly created district should submit their requirements for the implementation of the scheme at the earliest and to utilise minimal staff required for implementation of the scheme in the seven new districts.
Biswajit also instructed the concerned officials to ensure meeting of man-days target for this year by mid-October.
Deputy Commissioners were also instructed to take the initiative and complete opening of bank accounts for job card holders by September.
During the meeting, implementation of various other schemes under the RD&PR department was also discussed.
Addl. Chief Secretary RD&PR Dr. Suhel Akhtar, DCs, DPCs and other officials of the department.