Pothashang News Service: Imphal, May 9, 2018: One Day Workshop on SBM(G) for attaining ODF in Manipur was today held at Sangai Hall, Imphal Hotel, organised by public health engineering department.
If we are committed and determined, we would be able to achieve anything for the welfare of the state, said chief minister N. Biren Singh.
He appealed the capable and talented officers to leave aside the ego issues and co-operate, co-ordinate and to work collectively for the development in the state. He advised the officers to work sincerely and honestly and to do away with contract oriented mindset. Contract oriented working style delays to accomplish various schemes and programmes in time. We need to prioritise our workload, he added.
Toilet and bathroom especially for women and girls will be constructed in each and every village under the Go to Village mission. He asked the officials to work towards attaining open defecation free (ODF) in the entire state by 15th August of this year. A review meeting with all the officers from chief engineer to section officer would be held to work out the modalities to attain the ODF in the state in time, he added. He mentioned that a DPR for construction of recycling manufacturing unit would be sent to government of India soon.