ADCs Not Happy With RMSA Work

IMPHAL, May 8: Autonomous District Councils (ADCs) have expressed certain reservation over the manner in which 364 UJB schools under ADCs were upgraded and subsequent initiative of the Government to appoint teachers for the upgraded schools under Rashtriya Madhyamik Siksha Abhiyan (RMSA). Speaking to The Sangai Express, an ADC Chairman said that the Government never consulted the ADCs before the UJB...

Hunphung Sees ADC As Development Plank

IMPHAL, Mar 5: The Hunphung (Hundung) village chief has expressed strong desire for holding Autonomous District Council (ADC) election for Shangshak District Council Constituency for egalitarian de-velopment and progress of the society. Opining that reviving of the ADC would be a tremendous boost towards impartial implementation of welfare programs in various villages under Shangshak ADC, the village...

ADCs To Set Up 600 School Buildings

IMPHAL, Mar 4: Injecting a new leash of life to schools which do not have proper buildings, altogether 600 school buildings would be constructed under the Autonomous District Councils at the cost of Rs 40 lakhs per building. Out of the targeted 600 school buildings, 300 would be built within the current financial year with funding from the Non-Lapsable Central Pool of Resources (NLCPR). The remaining...

Zomi Council Felicitates MDCs

LAMKA, Oct 4: The Zomi Council, an apex body of the Zomis on Saturday hosted a path breaking seminar cum felicitation in honor of the district’s newly elected MDCs at Mualnuam village in Thanlon sub-division in their attempt to critically analyze the existing ADCs as a viable local body as well as to revive the age-old tribal ethos of emphasizing on the hills, which in recent days has been dubbed...

CoPTAM Piles Pressure On Hill MLAs, Ministers

LAMKA, Sep 20: Demonstrating their disillusionment with the State Government‘s alleged anti-tribal policy; CoPTAM today demanded that the present tribal Ministers and MLAs in the State Assembly should publicly declare their stance on the issue on or before October 1. CoPTAM’s demand from the elected representatives of hill tribes was made against the backdrop of its request to the newly...