Modi asks bureaucrats to take speedy decisions

Source: The Hitavada      Date: 25 Aug 2017 08:19:15


 

Delhi Bureau & Agencies,

NEW DELHI,

Modi asked the officers to focus attention on the 100 most backward districts of India, so that they can be brought up to the national average level, on various development parameters

PRIME Minister Narendra Modi has asked all wings of the Government to work in a synchronised manner and pressed the bureaucracy to take speedy decisions, promising that “honest decision-making with good intention would always be encouraged.” Good governance should be a priority for the officers, he said during an interaction with a group of over 70 Additional Secretaries and Joint Secretaries in the Central Government, according to a PMO statement.


Modi asked the officers to focus attention on the 100 most backward districts of India, so that they can be brought up to the national average level, on various development parameters.


The PM said that the combination of development and good governance is essential for the welfare and satisfaction of citizens, the statement said about the interaction that took place on Wednesday evening. He emphasised the need for all wings of the Government to work in harmony and synchronisation to achieve the best possible results, it added.

Underlining the importance of breaking silos, he pressed for efficient internal communication between various departments of the Government. Modi said all officers must keep the poor and the ordinary citizens in their minds while taking decisions, the PMO said. The Prime Minister said this was a unique opportunity for the officers to deliver their utmost for the benefit of the nation.

He underlined the necessity of speed and efficiency in decision-making and said that “honest decision-making with good intention would always be encouraged by the Union Government, the statement said.
The Prime Minister said the world is looking towards India with positive expectations.