MANGAN, 09 Nov: The oath taking ceremony for the newly elected 20 Zilla Panchayat (ZP) and 107 Ward Panchayat (WP) out of 109 WP was held in the presence of ADC (N), P Verma, SDM Mangan, PW Lepcha, ADC Development, RM&DD, CG Bhutia and BDOs of different BACs at Mangan today.
The oath taking programme started with the handing over of certificates to all the Panchayats by the ADC (N) and ADC Development.
ADC, Development, RM&DD, in his address extended greetings to the newly elected panchayats on behalf of the Secretary RM&DD, DR Nepal. He urged all to serve the public and work towards the development of the area in coordination with the public under the guidelines of the Panchayati Raj System and party manifesto.
He also informed that the announcement of the portfolios process will be done after the official notification is received.
The ADC (N) stated that all the Zilla and Ward Panchayats hold valuable responsibilities towards the public and area development. So, every work should be carried out with proper documentation and transparency using their post and power for the benefits of the general public of the area, he added.