Jiribam, Jan 20:
With a view to establish a better connection between the people with the government and gaining more public trust in district administration and the State Government, the District Administration Jiribam today organized the 7th Meeyamgi Numit (People’s Day) in respect of Jiribam District at DC Complex, Chingdong Leikai, Jiribam.
Deputy Commissioner, Jiribam W. Malemnganba Chenglei, Additional Deputy Commissioner, Jiribam Jameson Hangshing, MCS, Additional Superintendent of Police Jiribam, Emmanuel Fimate, MPS, and other district-level officers of various departments attended the event.
Altogether 19 departments which include Health, Social Welfare, Fishery, Horticulture and Soil Conservation, Agriculture, Sericulture, MSPDCL, PWD, CAF & PD, and Veterinary and Animal Husbandry opened their stalls for delivering public services and public grievances during the day.
Some of the services provided during the event include the distribution of 2 Sprinkler Pump Sets to the selected beneficiaries by the Horticulture & Soil Conservation Department. The department of Agriculture renewed farmer’s cards while the department of CAF & PD issued 2 nos of ration cards to the selected beneficiaries under National Food Security Act. On the other hand, the Department of Social Welfare issued 38 Nos. of CMST cards to the selected beneficiaries.
As many as 42 applications of various issues pertaining to the issuance of OBC certificates, Income Certificates, Domicile Certificates and land records, etc., were also received for further necessary action.
Deputy Commissioner, Jiribam heard the grievances of the people one by one and instructed the concerned department officials to redress their grievances.
On the sidelines of the event, Deputy Commissioner while briefing the media appealed to the general public to come forward and reap the benefits of public services delivery during Meeyamgi Numit being organized by the district administration, Jiribam. He also appeals to the general public to come forward and witness the upcoming Republic Day, 2023 to make the event a grand success.
Unlike other months, public turnout was comparatively slightly low in today’s Meeyamgi Numit.
It may be highlighted that the District Administration, Jiribam has been conducting Meeyamgi Numit every month since July 2022. The event is held on every 3rd Friday of the month at the premises of the DC Office Complex, Chingdong Leikai.
On Such days, all officers of the district including SP, DFO, ADC, SDOs/BDOs, and other district-level officers attend the event. The main highlight of the event is the opening of stalls by the District Level Officers (DLOs) to facilitate interaction with the public. The public is informed of the event in advance by the publication of notification in the local media. People from all walks of life are invited to meet the DLOs of various government departments for on-the-spot redressal of their grievances.
Apart from addressing the needs of the citizen, Meeyamgi Numit although with its conception just a year ago provides a ray of hope and opportunity to the common masses for the redressal of their grievance at the earliest. In the lines of Jan Sunvais, Lok Adalat, Janata Darbar prevalent in other states, Meeyamgi Numit has carved a niche in the governance of the state by way of advocating transparency, a public-friendly approach, and citizen-centric governance.
The District Hill Leaders & Meeyamgi Numit for the month of January 2023 was held at Multipurpose Hall, Mini Secretariat, DC complex, Chandel today.
It may be mentioned that under the able leadership of the present Chief Minister of our state, “Hill Leaders’ Day and the Meeyamgi Numit” was started in the year 2017 at the Chief Minister’s secretariat with the objectives of bridging the hill valley divides and to provide inclusive development, and also to address the problems faced by the people and extend maximum support to the needy people of the state. With the approval of the cabinet, in the districts bring the government services to the doorsteps of the general public.
In today’s programme the Deputy Commissioner, Mayanglambam Rajkumar gave away various items and cash awards to beneficiaries under various schemes under different departments. As part of the programme books and uniforms were distributed to students of various schools. Other items like water filters, yoga mats, plant medicines, poly house nets, etc. were also distributed to the beneficiaries of various departments.
As usual different departments like Health, Social Welfare, Agriculture, ICDS, and all the other departments of the district rendered services to many individuals in the district. Free medical checkups and COVID vaccination were also conducted by the health department at the venue.
In today’s programme ADC Chandel Md. Firoj Khan and SDOs of all three sub-divisions also interacted with the visitors and discussed their issues one by one. Applications of various issues related to developmental works and others were received for further necessary actions.
Today’s program was attended by, DLOs and other officials of the district.
The District Administration Senapati today organised the District Hill Leaders Day and Meeyamgi Numit at Multipurpose Hall, Mini Secretariat, Senapati for the month of January.
In today’s event, issues relating to Old Age Pension, water supply, electricity, village development, rebuilding of footpath, land encroachment etc. were addressed to Senapati DC Shri Mahesh Chaudhari, IAS and then directed to the concerned departmentto redress the grievances one by one.
While delivering services to the public, Agriculture department issued 4 Knapsack Sprayer and 3 Micronutrients; 54 Ration Card from CAF & PD; 10 Yarn Card from District Handloom and Textile office and 14 persons were screened for non-Communicable disease by Medical department.
It may be mentioned that the District Administration Senapati has been observing the District Hill Leaders Day and Meeyamgi Numit since July 2022 on every 3rd Friday of the month and if 3rd Friday happen to be general holiday or public holiday, it will be on 3rd Thursday. For smooth functioning and better coordination, a special dedicated Meeyamgi Numit Cell is given with WhatsApp No. 9863554329 and email ID: [email protected] whereby anyone can send his/ her grievances on the given WhatsApp no. and email ID prior to every 3rd Friday of the month. On this day, SP, Divisional Forest Officer, Chief Medical Officer, CEO ADC, SDO’s and DLO’s will be present to settle/ dispose the grievances on the spot. Various public services of beneficiary- oriented schemes will be also delivered by the concerned departments.
In Thoubal, “Meeyamgi Numit” (People’s Day) was successfully organised by the District Administration today at the Counting Hall of Deputy Commissioner’s Office Complex for the month of January. As done in the proceeding months, A. Subhash Singh, IAS, Deputy Commissioner, Thoubal along with District Level Officers’ heard various grievances and demands of the public.
Speaking to the media, Deputy Commissioner said “Meeyamgi Numit” is a platform to meet and address the grievances of the people. The programme has brought hope amongst the people in the district that the government is continuously working for the welfare of the people. He expressed happiness that large number of people continue to turn up every month to take benefit of various government schemes. He said the District Administration is committed to solve various problems and grievances of the public at the earliest in collaboration with the concern departments. He said most of the grievances are related to old age pension schemes, CMHT cards and other schemes.
Four CMHT card and one disable certificate were distributed to the beneficiaries by the Deputy Commissioner.
Thirtyfour number of grievances relating to CMHT were registered. Out of this nine were approved for the issuing card by Deputy Commissioner. Twenty five cases of old age pension and eighteen cases of Widow pension were also registered. A total of one hundred ninety one (191) written applications from two hundred thirty eight (238) applicants were received today including the CMHT and pension schemes for Widow & old age and grievances related to other departments like PHED, Police, MSPDCL among others.
Twenty one (21) stalls of different departments were opened to meet the demand of the public including Police, CMO, ICDS, ZEO, MSPDCL, Veterinary, Agriculture and Fishery.
In today’s “Meeyamgi Numit”, SP Thoubal Jogeshchandra Haobijam, IPS, ADM B. Lokeshor Sharma, CMO Thoubal, Dr. Y. Nokul, all Sub-Divisional Officers, and other District level Officers of different departments attended the programme to address the grievances of the general public.