HAFLONG, Jan 12 - PWD Minister Parimal Suklabaidya has assured of a probe into the construction of the Jatinga-Haflong Road while talking to media persons at the Circuit House here today.
Several individuals and organisations like the former president of the Dima Hasao BJP unit, Hamjanan Langthasa, the NC Hills Indigenous Students’ Forum and All Dimasa Students’ Union have demanded a probe into the process of awarding the construction work to a firm that has failed to complete the 7.7-km road even after spending a major portion of the fund meant for it.
Suklabaidya was here to inaugurate the second floor of the Janajati Girls’ Hostel (KK Hojai Chatri Nivas) of Uttar Purbanchal Janajati Seva Samity, Haflong, constructed by the ONGC near the Tourist Lodge under the CSR initiative. SSC Parthiban, ED, Chief CSR, ONGC, and Parag Abhayankar, Akhil Bharatiya Seva Pramukh, RSS workers and VHP members were present on the occasion.
This was followed by the inauguration of a skill development centre of Keshav Smarak Nyas, constructed by the ONGC under the CSR initiative near the Tourist Lodge. Parag Abhayankar, Akhil Bharatiya Seva Pramukh, inaugurated it.
A meeting was also held at the skill development centre, which was attended by Suklabaidya, Abhayankar, RK Jeme, president, Uttar Purbanchal Janajati Seva Samity, RSS workers, VHP members and others.