[ Karda Natam ]
DUMPORIJO, Mar 29: Local MLA Rode Bui has contributed financial assistance of Rs 1 lakh to 20 daily wage earners of Dumporijo town in Upper Subansiri district.
Bui and Tourism Minister Nakap Nalo also contributed Rs 1.20 lakh and Rs 1.92 lakh, respectively, to the prime minister’s relief fund (PMRF).
All necessary measures have been put in place in Daporijo and Dumporijo. While quarantine facilities have been established, suspected persons are being checked by the health department to prevent the spread of Covid-19.
The arrangements are being monitored by DC Kanto Danggen and SP Taru Gusar.
The public and students’ organizations are also assisting the administration.
The villagers of the Sippi, around 12 km from Daporijo, have erected a traditional barricade on the main road to prevent unnecessary movement and entry of people from outside during the lockdown period. However, people in emergencies and vehicles of essential services providers will be allowed.
The BRO road connects to several circles of the district, like Giba, Chetam, Taliha, Payeng, Nacho, Limeking and Taksing, and some parts of Gusar circle.
Mossang contributes to CMRF
Meanwhile, Urban Development Minister Kamlung Mossang has pledged to contribute three months’ salary, amounting to Rs 5,77,550, to the chief minister’s relief fund (CMRF).
He has already handed over Rs 1 lakh to the Miao ADC and Rs 50,000 to the Kharsang SDO to address the immediate requirements of the medical staff, the police and needy families in those areas.
The minister requested everyone to adhere to the norms of the lockdown and stay at home.