ITANAGAR July 5 : The state level review -cum- interaction meeting of the Women and Child Development was held at Itanagar on 5th July 2018 which was presided over by the WCD minister Nabam Rebia. While interacting with the participants the minister expressed happiness over the conduct of the review-cum-integrative meeting and urged upon all the stakeholders to strive hard to ensure that the benefits of all the WCD schemes reached the needy people, especially in the rural areas. Rebia passionately appealed the DD (ICDS) and CDPOs to implement the centrally sponsored schemes under the department sincerely and methodically in the interest of the state. The minister asked the officers to utilize the funds judiciously and complete the schemes on time to benefit the targeted sections of the society. Rebia asked the executing officers to priotize the schemes in terms of need of the people. He assured to pool in resources to implement the schemes under the department.
While welcoming the minister and the invitees the Commissioner of WCD Gamli Padu threw light on the activities of the WCD department and said that the department was travelling the proverbial extra mile to implement the schemes efficiently in the interest of the beneficiaries. Earlier, the Director of WCD Ms Tokmem Pertin Loyi gave an overview of the various schemes implemented by the department through a power-point presentation. She made an ardent appeal to the DD (ICDS) and CDPOs to leave no stone unturned to make all the schemes under their jurisdiction a success.
The participants while interacting with the minister and the Commissioner expressed their grievances and other pressing problems faced by them while implementing the schemes. They highlighted about some of the bottle-necks and urged the minister and Commissioner to place funds on time in order to execute the schemes successfully.