Nagaland

Nagaland Governor R.N Ravi reiterates contractors to expedite the ongoing road works

Nagaland Governor R.N Ravi reiterates contractors to expedite the ongoing road works
(Governor, R.N. Ravi, senior officials of State Government and NHIDCL and Contractors at the review meeting of the ongoing road projects on Thursday at Raj Bhavan Kohima)

Kohima, November 05 (NEx): Hon’ble Governor of Nagaland, Shri R N Ravi convened a review meeting on the ongoing road projects on November 5th, 2020 at Raj Bhavan Kohima.

A press release from the PRO said that the Governor reiterated the contractors to expedite the ongoing work and to achieve the target as assured by the contractors.

Roads being a priority area of concern, the Governor has been reviewing the status and progress of construction of the roads under NHIDCL, said the release.

Projects reviewed included Kohima- Jessami road, Kohima- bypass road, Kohima- Mao road, Dimapur- Peren road and Changtongya- Longleng road.

It was revealed that the work was slowed down due to rock sliding in several stretches of the road during the past months between ongoing Kohima- Dimapur four lane project.

The NHIDCL officials highlighted hiccups in certain district resulting in the stoppage of ongoing works for which the Hon’ble Governor has asked the State Government to resolve the matter at the earliest. Further, the NHIDCL assured to finish the construction of two lane road before December 15, 2020 along the 4 lane Dimapur-Kohima road.

The Status and progress of NHIDCL road projects are available at Nagaland Raj Bhavan Website, informed the release.

Shri. Sentiyanger Imchen, ACS&FC (representing Chief Secretary), Shri Rovilatuo Mor, Commissioner Nagaland, Shri Mohammed Shihab Ali A, DC Kohima and NHIDCL senior officials and Contractors were present at the review meeting.