Aizawl: Lawngtlai Deputy Commissioner Dr Andrew H. Vanlaldika Saturday inaugurated Pangkhua as Sansad Adarsh Gram Yojana (SAGY) Model Village of Member of Parliament (Rajya Sabha) Pu K. Vanlalvena, yesterday at Pangkhua Community Hall.
The function was presided over by Lawngtlai DRDA Project Director Pi Marilyn Rualzakhumthangi, SAGY Charge Officer. Besides speeches of the Chief Guest Dr Andrew H. Vanlaldika, Guest of Honour Pu BN Thangpuia, Executive Member i/c Art & Culture, etc., LADC and VCP of Pangkhua Pu H. Lalpiangthara, a beautiful cultural dance, Solakia was performed by Lai Cultural Club.
The inaugural function was followed by an ‘orientation programme’ on SAGY Model Village where officials from line departments gave presentations covering various topics.
Pangkhua is adopted as a SAGY Model Village by Pu K. Vanlalvena, MP, Rajya Sabha. It is under Phase-VIII of the scheme.