Source: News Bharati English22 Apr 2016 17:40:29
Itanagar, April 21: Arunachal Chief Minister Kalikho Pul called upon the bureaucrats of the State to carry forward their responsibility with a mission by maintaining the dignity and the integrity of the services. Addressing the top Civil Service Officers on the 10th Civil Service Day at Banquet Hall on Thursday, Pul called upon them to introspect, rededicate themselves by chalking out future strategies to deal with the challenges being posed by the changing times.
Pul them to maintain utmost impartiality and to carry out their functions in the highest traditions of objectivity and neutrality. With the growing awareness among the people, aspirations and expectations from the govt have also become more definite, the Chief Minister said.
He said, “We can no longer only talk of development in abstract terms of a better life or of a better living standard, but we need to redefine ourselves and deliver on these parameters”. Chief Minister announced to give best practices reward to officers, units or departments from the next Civil Service Day onwards. He asked the Department of Administrative Reforms to document all best practices and example of good works carried out by the officers.
Earlier on Monday, Pul visited Anjaw and said that all development issues would be addressed on the basis of merit and pointed that development need of Anjaw district would be taken care as usual and expressed optimism that in days to come it would emerge as ‘model district’.
Pul also stated that people of the district should not expect special preference as he stressed that there would be no discrimination to any constituencies. For that to achieve, Pul urged the people to cooperate with the government officials and to work together. Pul informed that all ministries and department officials have been given independent powers and asked the people to liaise accordingly, news agency The Arunachal Times reported.
In his interaction with the HoDs, Chief Minister appealed them to take up result orientated schemes/projects and ensure completion of the project on stipulated time. Citing peace as prerequisite for development, CM told the Deputy Commissioner and the Superintendent of Police to strongly deal with the law-breakers and trouble-makers. He instructed the Deputy Commissioner to identify and notify quarry sites in the district at the earliest. HoDs apprised the Chief Minister about the grievances faced by the departments and the shortages of man powers and machineries in the district.