Dimapur, February 20 (NE): The Government of Nagaland through the newly created Department of Tribal Affairs has plans to organize a program, which will also promote Nagaland as a whole. This was revealed in a press release today, February Twenty.
Honorable Minister and State President BJP Nagaland, Shri Temjen Imna Along Longkumer is quoted as confidently saying, “The Secretary, Ministry of Tribal Affairs, Government of India, Shri Deepak Khandekarji, IAS gave a very patient hearing to The Department of Tribal Affairs, Government of Nagaland. We talked about a customised programme for 16 Naga tribals of Nagaland in promoting Livelihood for economic upliftment” – unquote.
He also mentioned that the secretary applauded brand new Tribal affairs department in Nagaland and extended assurance to support in every way. Temjen was accompanied by Mrs Sino Phom (HOD) Joint Director and Mr Nchumbemo NSS Addl. Secretary.
The Department of Tribal Affairs was created in 2019. There are vast opportunities that can be done for Nagaland through this Department as majority of Nagas are tribals. All the major schemes can now be routed through this Department like MDoNER under Government of India, noted a citizen.