Minority Villages

 

The State Government has decided to identity villages having large number of minority population and bring them under the coverage of Developmental Programmes. According to other latest statistics of 2012, 124 villages and 27wards of different Nagar Panchayat and the Agartala Municipal Council have been identified having 20 percent or above of Minority population. The Minority Welfare Department and other concerned Departments as implementing Developmental schemes like improvement of Educational Infrastructure, Economic Development, Road const ruction, Extension of power transmission lines, extending safe drinking water and irrigation facilities, health centre, maintenance of  Wakf properties etc. Multi Sectoral Development programmed (MsDP) would be implemented for overall Development of minority concentrations areas in 12 blocks areas – Kadamtala, Gournagar, Melaghar, Khatalia, Boxanagar, Pecharthal, Dasda, Jumpui Hill  Dumburnagar. Chamanu, Rupaichari, Karbook and Sonamura  Nagar Panchayat.

According to the latest information, population statistics of different Minority Communities of the State are as follows :-

Sl.No.

Name of Community

population

percentage

1

2

3

4

1.

Muslim

3,44,258

8.60

2.

Christian (Non-Tribal)

2,322

0.06

3.

Buddhist (Non-Tribal)

3,647

0.09

4.

Sikh

34

0.0009

5.

Jain

262

0.007

                Total

3,50,523

9.12

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ROADS :-

The development in the case of construction of all weather roads in the Minority dominated village is courpicuous. The table below will show the frequent of progress at a glance:

Item 1978 2000 2010
Phy. Fin. Phy. Fin. Phy. Fin.
Construction of roads.            

 

POWER CONNECTIVITY :-

In case of extending power connectivity (earth while) Power Deptt) TSECL has achieved a major success. The status of covering Minority families in this regard is as below:

Item 1978 2000 2010
Power connectivity to Minority families.      

 

IRRIGATION :-

PWD(WR) Deptt. Has crossed a land mark in covering more and more land under irrigation in Minorities dominated villages. The success in this regard is tabled below:

Item 1978 2000 2010
Land under irrigation.      

 

DRINKING WATER :-

In case of providing pure drinking water in the Minority dominated villages PWD(DWS) has been done tremendous job.