Name of the Scheme: Construction of CC Footpath at Dagal Gopgre
Amount Sanctioned: Rs. 5.00 lacs
Years of Schemes: SCA (BADP) 2017-18.
The village of Dagal Gopgre lies in the District of South Garo Hills, Meghalaya. It is located at a distance of 7.5 km crow fly radius from the International Border. The village has a total population of around 86 people with 18 households. The main livelihood of the people from Dagal Gopgre is agricultural farming, cash crop plantation and livestock farming.
The project proposed by the community of Dagal Gopgre village is used by the villagers for their daily errands. This route is also used by several adjacent villages. The people from Dagal Gopgre is very thankful to the Department for the intervention and its completion, as the road was very slippery during the monsoon and added hardship to the daily commuters, particularly the school going children and elderly folks.
Name of the Scheme: Improvement of Playground at Budugre
Sanctioned: Rs. 5.00 lacs.
Years of Schemes: SCA (BADP) 2017-18
Buduge village is located in the South Garo Hills District of Meghalaya under the Chokpot Constituency. The village lies at a distance of 1.3 kms crow fly radius from the International Border. The village has a strength of 56 numbers of population comprising 11 household residents. Their main occupation for sustenance is agricultural farming, cash crop plantation and livestock farming. The main occupants in this village is mostly Garo tribe.
The people from this village and other adjacent villages are grateful to the Border Areas Development Department for having constructed the playground. The implementation of this project has brought so much joy to the villagers specially the youth and members of sports clubs from the village and other adjoining villages.