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DIPR NAGA NEWS (10.10.2019)



Mokokchung District Mental Health Programme in collaboration with Mokokchung District Legal Services Authority organized a program in observance of “World Mental Health Day” at Ongpangkong Salang, Mokokchung on 10th October 2019.

Exhorting the gathering, Assistant Commissioner, Mokokchung, Rohit Singh dwelt on the factors associated with suicides. He said many a times such unfortunate incidents happen especially among the young people due to domestic violence, lack of employment, pressure from studies, frustration, depression, neglect in society and limited society awareness.

Therefore, in order to prevent such incidents, Singh maintained that we need to educate the people to cherish life and have faith in the almighty in times of negative impacts of life. Such issues are so complex that as a community we should be looking forward to identify and take care of those people who have psychological issues and other problems.

He said parents have a great role to play in identifying the behavior of their children and to understand the situation. To fight depression, we must encourage one another to take interest in Sports, Music, Yoga etc.

Speech on the theme was delivered by representatives of the District Mental Health Programme (DMHP) and Mokokchung District Legal Services Association (MDLSA), Keynote address was delivered by CMO Mokokchung, Dr. Chubala, Invocation was pronounced by Pastor, Artang Ward, Bendang Longkumer while Bendangsenla PLV chaired the programme.


(DPRO Mokokchung)




The monthly meeting of Dimapur District Planning & Development Board was held at DC’s conference hall on 10th October 2019 under the Chairmanship of DC & Vice Chairman, DPDB, Dimapur, Kevekha Kevin Zehol.

Registration of Grace and Care Foundation at Zhimomi Automobile Building 3rd mile near Vhekiye gate, Chekiye Village and the proposal for upgradation of Grace Mission School and opening of New Residential school at Doyapur Village, Dimapur were examined and recommended including the registration of RO Water Manufacturer and Supplier Association at United North Block Sec A, Burma Camp, Dimapur were approved in principle, subject to verification of necessary certificate from concerned authorities.

Agenda for registration of St. Mary of Angels Society, BZ Entertainment (Drama and Film Society) of Nagaland, Japu Welfare Society were discussed and approved for recommendation basing on the verification report. The house also agreed to endorse the registration of City-Tech Computer Institute, Dimapur whereas the registration of Word of Faith Ministry was deferred to the next meeting with a directive to submit more specific information about their society. Opening of New Government Primary School at P. Vizheto Village, Niuland Sub-Division was also examined and approved by the house.

During the meeting the Board also constituted the Verification Committee for LADP 2019-20 and Technical Committee for Iconic Projects under LADP 2019-20.

Horticulture department gave a PowerPoint presentations about their activities in the district and DAPCU also highlighted the HIV/Aids scenario in Nagaland during the meeting.


(Watimenla IA Dimapur)




            Tseminyu SDPDB has been postponed to date 15th Oct’19 at 11:00 AM at ADC’s conference hall. ADC Tseminyu, Nokchasashi Kichu has informed all concerned members to attend the rescheduled meeting positively.

(APRO Tseminyu)