IMPHAL, October 26: The Union minister of tribal affairs and panchayati raj V Kishore Chandra Deo will be on a two day visit to the state starting November 1 to assess the developmental activities and various schemes implemented in the state under the funding from his ministry.
According to an official source the minister will be reaching the state capital at 10:55 am at the Tulihal Airport. The Union minister will be meeting the state Chief Minister at his official chamber at 3:30pm and discussed the various progress reports of the developmental projects taken up by the departments concerned including the RD & PR and TD. The reports according to the source, have already been submitted to the state Chief Minister by the departments concerned.
Prior to the meeting with the Chief Mnister, the union minister soon after his arrival at the state will be meeting with the state RD & PR minister MD Allauddin Khan at 2pm which will be followed by another meeting with the secretary and other state officials of the Tribal Development, the source, added.
The visiting minister will further convene a meeting with the Hill Area Committee of the Manipur State Legislative Assembly.
Further according to the source, the Union minister will attend the state level Kut festival at the 1st Manipur Rifles ground in the evening at around 5pm.
The next day, on the November 2 the visiting minister will leave Imphal for border town Moreh by helicopter at 8:30am and inspect the various projects taken up in the border town under the TD department.
During his short visit to the border town, he will meet the DC Chandel and the ADC Moreh regarding the projects undertaken in the area under the TD and RD & PR.
Further according to the source, the minister will also meet representatives of the Kuki Inpi Manipur along with chairpersons of ADCs of the state.
The minister will further leave for Churachandpur hq at 11am and upon reaching the district hq, he will meet the DC and SDOs of the district at the CCpur DC office.
Before coming back to Imphal, he will be meeting the local MLAs of the district.
The Union minister will leave Imphal for New Delhi at 5pm, stated the source.
Source: Imphal Free Press