To ensure regular attendance of office staff in the District Headquarters, the committee on Protection of Tribals Rights (CoPoTR), Chandel District made a surprise visit to the government’s offices in the District Headquarters for the fourth times on Tuesday.
The committee’s members accompanied by its President Kohring Victor and Advisor Ts. Beton Anal inspected the office and newly constructed quarters of the Autonomous District Council (ADC) at Monsang Pantha.
During the visit, the committee members came across several ministerial staff of the Council attended the office except the Chief Executive Officer (CEO). And the Committee members also inspected the newly constructed building of Council’s Hall and the Quarters of elected ADC members.
Later on, the committee members went to Mini Secretariat complex and inspected the offices located within the mini Secretariat.
He further maintained that the inspection was conducted not against any individuals but only to ensure regular attendance of office staff for the welfare of the people. As such, all the employees and general public should co-operate the committee and should not think it other wise, said the President. Kohring Victor also appealed the concern authority to inaugurate the newly constructed building of Council Hall and Quarters of ADC members at the earliest for smooth functioning of the District Council.
CoPoTR’s Secretary Ng. Joychandra also told that the Chief Executive Officer ( CEO ) of Chandel ADC was not attending the office at Monsang Pantha since 2013 till date and he was found absent whenever the committee members visited his office As such, the committee appealed the State Government to take action against the CEO and immediately transfer him from the District, added the Secretary.
While appealing all the head of department including those who were found absent today to attend the office regularly, the committee’s secretary warned that the committee will be compel to launch an intense form of agitations including bandh, mass protest and even severing the District from the State if no action against the CEO and other irregular Head of Department.