District level training on census held

AALO, Mar 2: Two days district level training of the first phase of the Census for West Siang, Siang and Shi-Yomi districts was conducted at the deputy commissioner’s conference hall here in West Siang district on 27 and 28 February.
Resource person, Assistant Director (MT) Jamil K Swerr, MS PB Rao and SA Bora from the DCO Shillong, Meghalaya imparted the training on house listing, housing census and updating the National Population Register.
DC-cum principal Census officer of West Siang district Swetika Sachan highlighted the importance of the use of mobile applications for collecting data.
DSO cum Additional Census Officer of West Siang district, Modo Ete spelt out the objectives and importance of the meeting, while Circle Officer cum Nodal Officer of Census West Siang district, Binti Mibang sought cooperation of all in launching the programme in an effective manner.
All three DCs and all additional DCs, besides all circle officers and additional Census officers and technical assistants of the three districts were present in the training. (DIPRO)