LAMKA, Aug 2 : The Socio – Economic and Caste Census , 2011 has been formally launched by the district administration today at the district training centre. TN Haokip MLA of 59th Saikot attended the occasion as chief guest while Langkhanpau Guite , chairman of the autonomous district council Churachandpur was the guest of honor
The launching function was also attended by district level officials including the ADC and ED / DRDA , C Hangshing as well as the CEO Mannuamching. SDO of Singngat, Rachel Guite ,Churachandpur SDO, LT Puii also taken part in the occasion. The DC of Churachandpur, Jachintha Lazarus during her keynote address stated the census is going to be carried out to determine the economic status of the citizens so as to which section they can be categorized.
Under, the main objective is to streamline the BPL list , she said.
She further stated for that matter the actual occupation of the citizens , basic amenities of their household caste , religion besides other will be recorded. Thereafter their agreement on as to whether they want to put it under the public domain or not will also be procured she said .
She pointed out that, for the exercises there are 178 enumeration blocks with the same numbers of enumerators including 22 supervisors.
For the first phase ,she said Churachandpur, Samulamlan , Tuibuong , Henglep and Saikot block will be covered while in the second phase other remote areas will be covered.