Tribal Cell should continuously monitor the compliance of PESA Act: Governor

Bhopal, 24 November (Hindustan Times). Governor Mangubhai Patel said that the compliance and progress of the PESA Act should be continuously monitored by the Tribal Cell. Proper utilization of the budget should be ensured for the development of tribal areas and people. Governor Patel was addressing the meeting of Tribal Cell at Raj Bhavan on […]
 


Tribal Cell should continuously monitor the compliance of PESA Act: Governor

Bhopal, 24 November (Hindustan Times). Governor Mangubhai Patel said that the compliance and progress of the PESA Act should be continuously monitored by the Tribal Cell. Proper utilization of the budget should be ensured for the development of tribal areas and people.

Governor Patel was addressing the meeting of Tribal Cell at Raj Bhavan on Thursday. In the meeting, he talked about PESA Act, Sickle Cell Anemia Eradication Campaign, distribution of milch animals for special backward tribes, T.B. Reviewed the works of the Free Madhya Pradesh campaign, pardon, case withdrawal and sensational crime, scholarship and student housing assistance scheme and Tribal Affairs Department.

The Governor said that the PESA Act is applicable in all the 89 Scheduled Tribe development blocks of the state. Make sure to follow its provisions completely. Monitoring should be done to ensure that the Gram Sabha is formed in time and the Gram Sabha takes action as per the rules. Moneylenders should not be able to exploit the tribals under any circumstances. Records of migrant laborers should be maintained. Like the central government, the state government should also develop a portal to keep information about migrant laborers.

He said that all the victims should be treated on priority by cross-verification of the survey data of sickle cell anemia in Jhabua and Alirajpur. Proper arrangements for medicines and blood transfusion should be made to all the victims on time. Appropriate action should be taken to get the sickle cell anemia victim a disabled certificate. Appropriate steps should also be taken for the treatment of sickle cell anemia with Ayurveda and Homeopathy.

The Governor said that every year new villages should be added to the villages adopted by the universities. Along with this, private universities should also be encouraged to voluntarily adopt villages. The data of all schemes should be uploaded on the portal on time, so that appropriate action can be taken on time. He said that the selected teachers should be appointed on time.

The Governor said that more and more tribal women should be associated with self-help groups. For this, proper arrangements should be made for their training and marketing of the products. Tribal youth should be provided skill training on the basis of the requirement of their nearby industry complexes, in which they do not have to go far for employment and self-employment.

In the meeting, Chairman Tribal Cell Deepak Khandekar informed about the upcoming priorities of the cell. Senior officers of various departments including DP Ahuja, Principal Secretary to Governor, BS Jamod, Member Secretary, Tribal Cell, Legal Expert Bhaggu Singh Rawat, Subject Expert Dr. Deepmala Rawat and Legal Advisor Vikrant Singh Kumre were present on the occasion.

Tribal Cell should continuously monitor the compliance of PESA Act: Governor