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Provincial authority inspects poverty alleviation and relocation work in Xiangxiang

Updated: 2019-01-04

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Zhou Zhenhong, Member of the Party Leadership Group of Hunan Provincial Development and Reform Commission and Director of the Xiangxi Office, arrives in Xiangxiang City to inspect the poverty alleviation and relocation work on Jan. 2. [Photo/Xiangxiang.gov.cn]

On Jan. 2, Zhou Zhenhong, Member of the Party Leadership Group of Hunan Provincial Development and Reform Commission and Director of the Xiangxi Office, inspected the poverty alleviation and relocation work in Xiangxiang, accompanied by Zhou Junwen, Deputy Secretary of CPC Xiangxiang Municipal Committee, and Zhou Shangling, Deputy Mayor of Xiangxiang.

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Zhou Zhenhong arrives in Xiangxiang City to inspect the poverty alleviation and relocation work on Jan. 2. [Photo/Xiangxiang.gov.cn]

Zhou Zhenhong and his delegation first came to Jiupu Village, Meiqiao Town. They visited the Meiqiao centralized resettlement location and collected detailed information about the construction of resettlement supporting facilities and the accommodation of relocated households. In 2018, 86 households and 303 people were resettled, among them 40 households and 139 people in Zhongsha Town, and 46 households and 164 people in Meiqiao Town. Up to now, water and electricity supply have all been in place for Meiqiao Town’s centralized resettlement location. The relocation is actively and steadily undergoing. Twelve relocated households have moved into new home, and the rest will move in succession. Xiangxiang had formulated follow-up plans of poverty alleviation and relocation that aims to make relocated households live in a stable and comfortable environment. The government will also create 100-plus job for the relocated residents.

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Zhou Zhenhong talks with relocated residents at the Meiqiao centralized resettlement location. [Photo/Xiangxiang.gov.cn]

Zhou Zhenhong positively evaluated the poverty alleviation and relocation work in Xiangxiang. He said that the Party’s image depends on grassroots cadres. The poverty alleviation and relocation work is key to poverty alleviation and poverty relief. According to the unified deployment of the CPC Hunan Provincial Committee and Hunan Provincial Government, Xiangxiang should strictly implement industrial development and employment support policies to increase people's income and ensure the poor households live a stable life.

Zhou Junwen said that Xiangxiang poverty alleviation and relocation and job creation works bolstered relocated households’ confidence and improve their production and living conditions.