Mein agrees to address genuine grievances of contractors

ITANAGAR, Nov 6: The Executive Committee Members of the All Arunachal Pradesh Government Registered Contractors’ Organization, headed by its President, Sama Dodum called on Deputy Chief Minister, Chowna Mein in his Civil Secretariat Office here on Monday.
The Deputy Chief Minister, while responding to their four-point memorandum said that their grievances regarding extension of revalidation of enlistment of contractors from three years to five years, relaxation of late fee, enlistment and revalidation processing fee and cancellation of enlistment system seem to be genuine as the state government has not revisited the Enlistment Rules of the PWD Contractors since its enactment so far.
He said that there is a possibility of revisiting the issues and get it amended if there is a lacuna in it as some of the central government rules, like CPWD manual also gets amended from time to time. He assured contractors to take up their matter in the State Cabinet.
On the occasion, executive members of the AAPGRCO also shared the grievances faced by the contractors of the state.
Parliamentary Secretary for PWD, Techi Kaso, PWD Commissioner, Bilatee Pertin and Chief Engineer (CSQ), Kuru Sera were also present on the occasion. (PRO to DCM)