Kamalanagar, 24 September 2016: The Gauhati High Court Aizawl Bench, in its Judgment dated 31.08.2016 over the W.P.(C) No.109 of 2015, while dismissing the writ petition filed by the BJP Village Council members of Baganpara on the ground that there was no challenge to the Chakma Autonomous District Council (Village Council) Act 2003 expressed opinion that the concerned authority should have a re-look into the provision of the CADC (Village Council) Act, 2003 with regards to the voting rights of the Nominated Members for election /selection of the President/Vice-President of the Village Councils. Continue reading
Kamalanagar, 8 September 2016: The Chief Executive Members of the Chakma, Lai and Mara Autonomous District Councils met the Chief Minister Pu Lal Thanhawla on his arrival from Kolkata who attended a programme on the canonization of Mother Teresa.
The 3 CEMs Dg. Kali Kumar Tongchangya, CADC, Pu. Zachono, MADC and Pu. VL Hmuaka, LADC submitted a joint petition regarding review of the position of the Chief Executive Member, Chairman, Executive Member and Members of the Autonomous District Council in the table of precedence for maintenance of protocol. They also took up the matter of funding system in respect of the Autonomous District Councils. Funds to the ADCs are now sanctioned on monthly installment basis instead of installments in every four months.
The Salary deficit for the month of March in the last financial year was also raised with the Chief Minister.
Kamalanagar 3 August, 2016: The CEM, CADC Dg. Kali Kumar Tongchangya called a meeting of all the contractors of on-going CSS works within CADC area to take stock of the status of work progress. The CADC Works Advisory Board headed by the Executive Secretary, CADC also attended the meeting.
Reports on the works under Modernization of Kamalanagar Town, blacktopping of Longpuighat-Kukurduleya road, construction of New CADC Secretariat, CADC Session Hall and CADC Cultural Hall were discussed. Continue reading
Lawngtlai, 20 July 2016: The CEM, CADC Dangu Kali Kumar Tongchangya attended the meeting on Multi Sectoral Development Programme (MSDP) in Lawngtlai called by the DC, Lawngtlai.
The work proposals under MSDP for the year 2016-17 were discussed. A number of transformers have been proposed for different parts of Kamalanagar town area besides construction of schools, construction of student hostels at Longpuighat and Community Internet Centre at Kamalanagar. The transformers have been proposed to address the problem of low voltage.
On the sideline the pending bill to make compensation to victims of IBBF was taken up by the CEM, CADC. The DC expressed hope that the bill will soon get sanctioned. It was learnt that the DC is likely to meet the Home Secretary to Govt. of India who will be visiting Aizawl soon and it is being hoped that the matter of IBBF compensation might get raised.
Kamalanagar, 14 July 2016: The CEM, CADC Dg. Kali Kumar Tongchangya met the Chief Manager, SBI Regional Office regarding the deplorable services of the SBI Branch, Chawngte.
The Chief Manager confirmed about the letter from CADC wherein various issues relating to the services provided by their Branch at Kamalanagar were raised for redress. He informed that on receipt of the letter he proceeded for Kamalanagar but had to return from Mualbu where his vehicle got stuck in the mud. He said he felt very sorry that he almost reached Kamalanagar but yet he did not make it because of the road condition. The CEM was told that all the point raised in the letter were seriously taken and accordingly measures have been initiated. He asked to report again if services don’t get improved. Continue reading
Kamalanagar, 14 July 2016: The CADC authority and the NGOs finally clinched a consensus over the various demands the NGOs (YCA and MCSU) have been pressing the CADC government to accede to.
Consensus was reached only after two meetings held for two consecutive days from 14/7/2016. The first meeting did not yield much of any significance. The NGOs submitted a new petition following the first meeting with the following set of demands to be fulfilled on or before 17/7/2016: Continue reading
Kamalanagar, 10 July, 2016: Chakma Autonomous District Council dismisses the apprehension expressed by Mizoram Chakma Student Union and Young Chakma Association for having made about 40 appointments on contractual and MR basis as published in the Vanglaini (Issue dated 9/7/2016).
All the appointments so made so far are either on master roll or contractual basis. Making appointment on contractual and master roll basis, from time to time, according to needs, is a normal practice of any government. Such appointments are very temporary in nature and are done for time being. For instance some 11 persons have been engaged on master roll basis as sweepers for a pay of Rs.3000/- per month to maintain cleanliness of Kamalanagar town. 2 persons have been engaged on MR fixed basis in the ITI and Dawchuni cum Mineral water plant. Labourers under PWD are engaged from time to on the basis of requirement for a specific time period as and when there are civil works. The concerns of the NGOs are all unfounded. Continue reading
Kamalanagar, 11 June 2016: CADC has procured two buses to introduce bus service within Kamalanagar town. At present only taxi service is available for the commuters of Kamalanagar town.
The private passenger service will face a competition with the introduction of the bus service. So far, passengers have to be at the mercy of the taxi service because of absence of any other service provider.The service will mark a new chapter in the chronicles of CADC’s development. Continue reading
Kamalanagar, 11 June 2016: CADC MDC LAD fund has been introduced for the first time ever in CADC from this financial year. The scheme is also practiced at the state and central level.
This year Rs.20 Lakh has been earmarked under the scheme. Rs.8 Lakh has been already sanctioned. There are 20 MDC constituencies in CADC. Continue reading
Kamalanagar, 23 May, 2016: A 25 KW solar power plant installed at CADC Cultural Hall was inaugurated today. Dangu Kali Kumar Tongchangya, CEM, CADC inaugurated the set up with much euphoria.
The power plant was installed by Zoram Energy Development Agency, Govt. of Mizoram. 90% of the project cost is born by MNRE and the rest is born by CADC. Two more such power plants will be installed very soon, one at CADC Rest House, Kamalanagar and the other at CADC New Secretariat. The total project cost is 3 Cr. Continue reading