Ray meets villagers at Chouldhari GP

Port Blair
17 Feb 2018

Mr. Bishnu Pada Ray, M.P. (A&N Islands) convened a meeting at the house of Mr. Nilkanto Bala son of late Bhagyadhar Bala near the Forest Nursery of Nimbu Bagicha under Chouldhari Gram Panchayat on Friday. Many villagers from the Ward No-I and II of Chouldhari Gram Panchayat attended the meet. Through a PPT presentation he showed various developmental schemes launched by the Modi Government for upliftment of social and economical condition of the weaker section of the society including farmers.  He also briefed about various schemes and projects like ANIISHI Scheme, Central Road Fund for construction Road and Bridges (CRF), Extension Air Port at Shibpur in Diglipur and Campbell Bay in Great Nicobar, Enhancement of wages for the Daily rated mazdoors, Granting 1/30th Pay plus  VDA to 4081 DRMs working under various government departments of A&N Administration, Pradhan Mantri Gramin Sadak Yojna (PMGSY) for providing road connectivity in the Rural Areas etc. and more precisely about  the  dream project of Humphrey Strait  bridge for connecting Baratang Island and Kadamtala which was achieved through his personal initiatives and  efforts for development of the  UT Islands.