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 Govt taking up initiatives on administrative reforms in J&K: Jitendra Singh
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Govt taking up initiatives on administrative reforms in J&K: Jitendra Singh

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New Delhi, Oct 23 :  For firming up the road map ahead, Minister of State for Personnel, Public Grievances and Pensions Dr Jitendra Singh has asked official delegations from Department of Administrative Reforms & Public Grievances (DARPG), Ministry of Personnel, Public Grievances and Pensions to visit Srinagar to discuss various initiatives for the Union Territories of Jammu & Kashmir and Ladakh.

Accordingly, the DARPG delegations visited Jammu and Kashmir in September and October and had detailed discussions with regard to implementation of e-office across the Government of J&K, Capacity Building and Training of J&K officers and Conference on Disaster Management.

The team also attended the Public Grievance hearing conducted by Advisor to Governor K K Sharma and witnessed the Public Grievance Mechanism prevalent in J&K to resolve the issues, according to a Ministry of Personnel, Public Grievances & Pensions statement on Wednesday.

The team also requested J&K Government to facilitate detailed write-ups on success stories based on 11 applications received from them under Innovation Categories for Prime Minister’s Award so that minimum government, maximum governance (MGMG) special issue could be brought out expeditiously.

The team also met K Skandan and Vijay Kumar, Advisors to Governor and the Principal Secretary, IT Department, Secretary RD & Secretary Art and Culture, J&K and discussed in detail about various J&K initiatives that are planned to be undertaken by DARPG. (UNI)