DC reviews implementation of RDD schemes

District Development Commissioner, Niraj Kumar, on Tuesdayconvened a meeting to review the progress on implementation of various schemes of Rural Development Department.
The DC had a detailed review of schemes and projects of RDD such as SBM, MGNREGA, Project Rahat and Convergence plan.
The meeting was informed that three tribal villages namely, Jar (Krimchi) in Block Udhampur, Matloa in Block Chenani and Swenti near Chanunta in Block Ramnagar from the district have been identified as Tribal Model villages.
The DC said that focus will be laid on providing better basic amenities to these villages so that the socio-economic conditions of the tribal population can be improved. Besides, necessary skill development training would be provided to tribal youth enabling them earn their livelihood, he added.
He asked RDD to prepare the DPRs of various developmental works that are required for the upliftment of the tribal people.
Stressing on imparting quality education to the children of these tribal villages, the
DC directed the Education Department to prepare a list of all the drop-outs especially the girls and asked the concerned authorities to emphasize on vocational training of the children. While discussing the Van Bandhu Kalyan Yojana, the DC said that the scheme focuses on improving the quality of life in tribal areas like strengthening the network of education, providing sustainable employment and improving life of tribal population. He called upon the concerned officers to play their active role in the effective implementation of this important programme.
ADDC, Arvind Sharma, ACD, Joginder Singh Rai, CMO, Chander Prakash, Executive Engineers of various departments besides other district and block level officers were present in the meeting.

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