Surprise visit to Gram Panchayats

Source: The Hitavada      Date: 02 Mar 2017 10:52:02


Staff Reporter,

Durg,

Mar 1,

During second day of application collection camps Collector R. Shangeetha paid surprise visit to four Gram Panchayats of Dhamdha Janpad Panchayat Paraskol, Gorpa, Pendri Kutha and Pendri Gowra, Jamul Municipal Council and Dhamdha Nagar Panchayat. Additional Collector PS Alma read every application. He took applications and also talked to applicants. During inspection of Gorpa Anganbadi Centre it came to notice that Ready To Eat supplied by Saheli Self Help Group was below standard and instructed to terminate the contract. In Paraskol village physically challenged Lekhadas Bharti demanded disability pension but he did not have certificate. Two villagers have same problem. Officials were instructed to bring them to District Hospital for preparing Certificate so that pension approval may be done. Spot Source Yojna for drinking water and street lights were sanctioned. She appreciated Panchayat Secretary Vedvyas Khande for significant contribution to make the Panchayat ODF. He had pledged not to shave and have hair cut till completion of ODF in village. Gorpa villagers complained about decreasing water level of pond. Former Jila Panchayat Santosh Rana and formers told the compensation for land acquired for irrigation tank has not been paid even after 45 years. Collector assured definite action.