CHANGLANG, Aug 17: State Legislative Assembly Deputy Speaker Tesam Pongte inaugurated the newly constructed Model School building of Govt Upper Primary School, Laktong under BADP 2016-17 at Laktong village under Changlang circle on Saturday. The programme was attended by Changlang Deputy Commissioner RK Sharma, SP H Baaniya, HoDs and public leaders of Changlang.
Dedicating the newly created asset to the people of Changlang, the Deputy Speaker hoped that the new Model school will serve societal purpose by providing quality education to the children of the district. He urged all to take good care of the school building. Stating that teachers and parents have vanguard role to play, he appealed them to cooperate in smooth functioning of the school and achieve desired goal.
Responding to the memorandum submitted by the school, Pongte assured to provide sufficient numbers of books for the school library and construct mid-day meal shed immediately. He also asked the concerned departments to ensure electricity and water supply to the school.
The Deputy Commissioner informed that the strength of the Model school will be 180 students, including 90 girls and 90 boys. He said that the old school building will be converted into hostel to offer residential facility to the students. He informed that the Model school will be made fully functional from the current session.
The DC asked the DDSE, Changlang to immediately post Maths and Science teachers at the school. Additional toilets will also be developed for the hostels, he added and asked the school fraternity to keep the school compound clean. (DIPRO)