MANGALDAI, Aug 12 - Minister for Panchayat & Rural Development (P&RD) Naba Kumar Doley took part in the new ‘House to House Survey’ programme initiated by the State Government to assess the ground reality of the PMAY-G scheme.
The effort is also to assess the quality of work of the houses and also to know whether the other Government facilities, including a free LPG connection under PM Ujjala has reached the PMAY-G beneficiary under reference.
Minister Doley in a bid to boost the morale of his departmental staff got personally involved in the survey and spent Saturday night in a newly-constructed house under PMAY-G and owned by below poverty level beneficiary Munindra Das at village No. 1 Chengapara under Sipajhar Development Block of Darrang district.
Earlier, he practically took stock of the situation involving incomplete PMAY-G houses in the village. He also interacted with the villagers about their basic needs and grievances in the presence of higher officials of the P&RD Department, including Project Director of Darrang District Rural Development Authority Pankaj Chakravarty and Circle Officer of Pathorighat Revenue Circle Sangeeta Borthakur.
On the other hand, the Chief Executive Officer of Darrang Zila Parishad Adhar Bhuyan too spent last night in the PMAY-G house of one Fatema Khatun of village Jamalpur under Baruajhar Gaon Panchayat of Besimari Development Block within the district.