Baghel writes to all Distt Collectors shortlisting Government’s priorities

Source: The Hitavada      Date: 01 Jan 2019 13:21:50


Staff Reporter,


Extending his best wishes for the New Year 2019, Chief Minister Bhupesh Baghel in his letter to all District Collectors short-listed his government’s priorities and directed them to redress all pending applications latest by January 15, 2019. 

Chief Minister Bhupesh Baghel today wrote letters to all district collectors and wished them happy, creative and prosperous 2019. In his letter, the Chief Minister while short-listing his government’s priorities said state government’s top most priority is to ensure public utility services to common people on time. Under the Public Service Guarantee Act, there are over 200 public utilities which is needed to be provided to the people within the specified time frame. Hence the district collectors should ensure that these services are being provided to common people without any delay.

Chief Minister Bhupesh Baghel in his letter stated that the common people have to repeatedly visit government offices for small works which causes them problems and they do not get the benefit of these services on time. Hence all district collectors should provide information regarding all applications received under Public Service Guarantee Act as on December 15, 2018. All the district collectors have been directed to provide information regarding disposal of such applications, information regarding applications which were not redressed within given time limit, reasons of delay and action taken by competent authority against the official responsible. The district collectors will have to submit all these details latest by January 7, 2019. 

The Chief Minister further directed the District Collectors to ensure that all pending applications should be redressed latest by January 15, 2019 and attentively ensure that in future all such applications are redressed within time limit. Baghel further added that he would review the redressal of such applications on day to day basis and if there is delay in redressal of such applications in future, appropriate disciplinary actions will be taken against the guilty.