130th National Statistics Day celebrated

130th National Statistics Day celebrated

Agency News

Panaji, Jun 30: The Department of Planning Statistics and Evaluation organized a function at Porvorim, near the city, on Saturday, to mark the celebration of 130th National Statistics Day.Minister for Planning Statistics and Evaluation and Revenue Rohan Khaunte was the chief guest for the function.

Theme of the celebration was Sustainable Development and Goal.Speaking on the occasion, Mr Khaunte said the Department of Planning Statistics and Evaluation played an important role in development and progress of the state and data provided by the department helped government to formulate policies and programmes for the development of the people.

Mr Khaunte called upon the department to realize their importance and responsibilities and work in such a fashion to get proper output. He asked them to be efficient to deliver effective services.''Now the time has come to show productivity and let's work together for the motto of the Government Sab Ka Saath Sab Ka Vikas,'' he said.

Director, Civil Aviation and Joint Director DPSE, Suresh Shanbhgue, who was Guest of Honour for the function, said people were facing problem of birth certificates and that needed to be resolved by making the same issued for once and for all.He called for the setting up system in the interest of the public to deliver effective services.Dr Y Durgaprasad, Director, DPSE, welcomed the gathering. (UNI)