Jiribam: The District Administration of Jiribam organized Meeyamgi Numit (People’s Day) and Hill Leaders’ Day Thursdday at DC, Complex, Chingdong Leikai, Jiribam.
The programme was attended by Deputy Commissioner, Jiribam, W. Malemnganba Chenglei; Divisional Forest Officer, Rajesh Darade; ADM, Jameson Hangshing; Addl. SP, E.L. Fimate; along with SDO Jiribam; SDC Borobekra; DLOs and staff of the various departments.
Different Departments like Agriculture, Horticulture, Sericulture, Social Welfare, CAF & PD etc., rendered services to many individuals in the district. Apart from providing other services, around 14 people were administered Covid Vaccines by Jiribam CMO team led by MO, Jiribam, Dr. N. Soroja Devi.
The Department of Horticulture & Soil Conservation distributed Sprinkler Irrigation set to the selected beneficiaries, CAF & PD Department distributed LPG Cylinders to the selected beneficiaries. 302 of Old Age Pension Cards, and 118 of CM Widow Pension Scheme Cards were also distributed by Social Welfare Department.
Deputy Commissioner, Jiribam heard the grievances of the people one by one and instructed the department officials on necessary action. More than 124 applications of various issues related to developmental works and others were received for further necessary action.
Later, the Deputy Commissioner also administered the Sadbhavana Day Pledge to the department officials.
It may be noted that Meeyamgi Numit (People’s Day) alongside Hill Leaders’ Day is held every 3rd Friday of the month to reach out to the people of the respective districts for addressing their grievances, and handing out schemes and other benefits provided by the Government of Manipur. The objective is to make Government Citizen centric, proactive and programme implementation effective.
However, August 19 being a holiday on the account of Janmastami, the programme of Meeyamgi Numit and Hill leaders’ Day has been preponed to August 18, 2022 (Friday).