Kohima,25 june: A training programme on NREGA, organized by the SIRD was held on 24th -25th June 2008 at Town Hall Zunheboto with ADC, Zunheboto, A.K. Rai as the Chief Guest.
In his address, the ADC said that the government had initiated the NREGA programme to bring up the economy of people below poverty line and verify the rural poor in the country.
The resource persons for the training were Dr. Kedise who spoke on the topic ‘Objectives of NREGA, implementing agencies and their respective roles and execution of work and payment of wages’. Resourse person Dr. Phola also spoke on the topic ‘NREGA permissible work and planning, eligibility of registration and employment, monitoring and evaluation committee, public vigilance and social audit’.
Earlier the Project Director, DRDA Zunheboto Nikhashe delivered the welcome address. The programme was chaired by Dr. Kedise. All DRDA officers, block officers, VDB Secretaries and VCC from all the 6 blocks under Zunheboto district attended the training.