Bishnupur: A handing-over ceremony of projects of Bishnupur district was held on Saturday by the district administration at the Multipurpose Hall of Mini Secretariat Complex, Bishnupur.
Altogether about 17 inaugurated projects of five different departments of Manipur were handed over to the people of Bishnupur district during the function in the presence of Minister Th Satyabrata, the Minister in charge of the concerned district.
The projects under Horticulture & Soil Conservation Department include cold room and pre-cooling unit at Khoijuman-Oinam AC with Rs.20 lakhs budgetary allocation and rural market at Tronglaobi, Moirang AC with Rs.13.75 lakhs budgetary allocation.
Setting up of PHC Oinam Health & Wellness Centre at Oinam AC, Sub Centre Ishok HWC at Nambol AC, SC Sanjenbam HWC at Nambol AC, SC Keibul HWC at Thanga AC, SC Saiton HWC at Kumbi AC, SC Awang Kumbi HWC at Kumbi AC, SC Pombikhok HWC at Kumbi AC SC Ithai HWC at Kumbi AC and SC Chairel Leingangtabi HWC at Kumbi AC are the main projects of the Health & Family Welfare Department.
The projects to be undertaken under the Public Health Engineering Department include construction of water supply scheme under the North East Council(NEC) at Laisoipat, Yenapat & Awangsoi at Oinam AC.
Establishment of Naorem Junior High School at Nambol AC and Thoya Kokilbon Primary School at Moirang AC, setting up of Science Laboratory Building of SK Women’s College at Nambol AC and One Stop Centre at Bishnupur Mini Secretariat at Bishnupur AC are the lists of projects to be undertaken under the Education S Department.
Project of the Sericulture Department includes construction of type I Quarter at Ngangkhalawai at Moirang AC with Rs.15 lakhs budgetary allocation.
Speaking at the occasion as the chief guest, CAF & PD and Labour Minister, Th Satyabrata Singh expressed that bringing hill-valley equality, ensuring peace & prosperity and a state free from bandhs, blockades are some of the major achievements of the BJP led Government. The Government is able to serve the health needs of the people of Manipur through the Chief Minister gi Hakshelgi Tengbang Scheme, he added. He credited the Chief Minister, N Biren as the main architect of all these achievements. Labour Minister Satyabrata also appealed the gathering to vaccinate in order to protect themselves from the Covid virus disease.
Government chief whip P Sharatchandra Singh highlighted that Manipur is marching ahead for a progressive state with sustainable development goals by 2020, doing away gender bias and women empowerment and finding amicable solution to diseases and environmental hazards.
Chairman Khadi & Village Industries Board and Manipur Pollution Control Board, MLA L Radhakishore said “If we can identify ourselves well, then only we can be called civilised. Our basic identity, culture, economy and civilisation depends to a large extent on the surrounding environment and nature.”
Chairman Planning & Development Authority,Manipur, MLA T Robindro stated that CM Biren’s innovative schemes and policies like Go to Hills, Go to Village, Start Up, Stand Up etc. help bring the state on the path to development apart from bridging the hill-valley divide. People can sense a feeling that there is light in darkness, he also noted.
DC Bishnupur Neeta Arambam, CEO Zilla Parishad/PD(DRDA), L Manikanta and related officials of the district were also present during the ceremony.