Detailed policy on rehabilitation of tribals soon :A S Dinesh Kumar
ITDA Project Officer (PO) A S Dinesh Kumar said that the state government had designed comprehensive policy for rehabilitation and resettlement of tribals who have lost their lands under different projects in Rampa chodavaram Agency area.
Rampa Chodavararam: ITDA Project Officer (PO) A S Dinesh Kumar said that the state government had designed comprehensive policy for rehabilitation and resettlement of tribals who have lost their lands under different projects in Rampa chodavaram Agency area.
Speaking to tribals of Gandikota project evacuees in Chinna Ramanaiahpeta Gramsabha on Wednesday, he said that the policy of the government includes protecting tribal culture, custom, tradition, providing livelihood and Land Acquisition Act of 2013.
He appealed to tribals to extend their cooperation to the officials who are going to reach them to do ‘smart pulse survey’ to know about social and economic status of each tribal. He said that the administration will take all the grievances into account and provide rehabilitation to them according to guidelines of the government and the act.
He said that in the case of ‘land to land’, the administration will allocate land to tribal wherever they want and provide employment to unemployed youth in ITDA based on vacancies.He said that in the case of Podu lands, he will take the issue to the Commissioner of Rehabilitation and Resettlement and assured that no one will be at loss for surrendering their land.
The PO visited Gandikota colony and inspected the basic amenities and assured that facilities like drinking water, C.C. Road, individual water connection, latrines, drainage, community hall and temple will be provided shortly.ZPTC Matta Rani, sarpanch Sade Venkanna Dora, MRO K. Sureshbabu, R and R deputy Tahasildar R.V. Venkateswara Rao and others participated.