HAILAKANDI, April 26 - Joint Secretary of Department of Economic Affairs, Sameer Kumar Khare reviewed various ongoing schemes under the Gram Swaraj Abhiyan (GSA) in 11 identified villages across Hailakandi district. Chairing the review meeting at the Deputy Commissioner�s conference hall here today, Khare directed the district heads of the concerned departments to accelerate the process in meeting the targets during the campaign.
Khare asked the district heads to upload the data along with photographs on a day-to-day basis on the GSA portal.
The Prabhari Officer directed the General Manager(GM), APDCL to hasten the process for electrification of the 11 villages, as it is way behind the target. Khare asked the GM to place the requirements such as transformers and other equipment to complete the target of electrification of 4,066 households under the Pradhan Mantri Sahaj Bijli Har Ghar Yojana (Saubhagya scheme).
Evaluating the progress of opening of bank accounts under the PMJDY and enrolment under the PMJJBY and PMSBY under GSA, Khare instructed the lead district manager to expedite the process in order to achieve the target within the stipulated time frame.
Khare further directed the Food, Civil Supplies and Consumer Affairs officials to saturate the identified villages with 100 per cent LPG coverage under Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana on a mission mode.
The senior official expressed satisfaction over the achievement made by the Public Health Engineering Department for making the 11 identified villages Open Defecation Free (ODF).
Khare visited Polarpur and Bakrihawor Part III yesterday to oversee the activities taken up the different departments under GSA.
He also took stock of the activities of education, NRLM, Hailakandi Zilla Parishad, veterinary and animal husbandry and other concerned departments, besides the action plan for the upcoming programmes under GSA.
Earlier, Deputy Commissioner, Adil Khan briefed the Prabhari Officer on the slew of activities taken up by the concerned departments and action plan for the forthcoming programmes under GSA.