BISHNUPUR: The PWD Bishnupur Division office at New Mini Secretariat Complex Bishnupur was inaugurated at a function on Wednesday with chairman of Manipur Pollution Control Board and Oinam MLA L. Radhakishore cutting the customary ribbon as chief guest.
Chief Engineer Building of PWD N. Noren, addl. Chief Engineer N. Subhas, SE K. Premkumar, EE of Bishnupur Kh. Nungshibabu, chairperson of Bishnupur Municipal Council L. Manipyaima were the main guests.
EE Kh. Nungshibabu expressed confidence that the office will be able to dispense its responsibilities with the cooperation of all the MLAs of the district and senior and subordinate staffs of the department.
He urged the contractors to hold proper consultations with engineers of the dpeartmetn during execution of projects so that the standard of quality of the works can be maintained. He warned that action will be initiated against those contractors who abstain from taking professional advice from the engineers.
L. Radhakishore stated that executive engineers of the department have a tendency to sit in Imphal instead of attending office at their respective districts. As they are not available at their district office, the opportunities is provided to the contractors to carry out developmental works at the district level according to their wishes. As a result, it has led to inferior quality and financial loss to the government, he added. After the opening of the PWD office at Bishnupur proper supervision will be possible on the execution of development works and the district will march to the path of progress with all current deterrents being taken care of, he stated.
He further stated that if all the staffs carry out their duties then the contractual and master roll workers can be regularized.