Under the campaign, Departments & Autonomous Bodies are focusing on Swachhata & reducing pendency in the Government
Smt Anita Karwal, Secretary, Department of School Education & Literacy, Ministry of Education, today i.e. 21.10.2022 chaired a meeting with all Additional Secretaries, Joint Secretaries, DS/Director level officers and Heads of Autonomous Bodies of this Department to review the achievements and progress of the ongoing Special Campaign 2.0, launched on Gandhi Jayanti, 2nd October which will go on till 31st Oct. The Special Campaign 2.0 reinforces the importance of the timely disposal of references and a clean workspace.
The Special Campaign 2.0 is being carried out in two phases- Preparatory phase: 14.09.2022-30.09.2022 & Implementation phase: 02.10.2022-31.10.2022. The focus areas under Campaign 2.0 involves MP’s references, References from state Governments, Inter-Ministerial References, Parliamentary Assurances, PMO References, Public Grievances and Appeals thereof, Record Management and review of the existing rules and procedures to reduce compliance burden and promote ease of living to the citizens.
Secretary (SE&L) takes weekly review meetings in this regard. The key points discussed during the meeting were the targets & achievements for the review of files of various organizations and sections, the Status of Parliament Assurances and Specific Replies, and the Status of Social Media Activities. A detailed discussion of the targets and achievements by the Department and its Autonomous bodies was undertaken and they were further motivated to achieve the targets in mission mode.
In addition, on 17.10.2022 under Special Campaign 2.0, officials of DARPG along with a team of DD News visited the Kendriya Vidyalaya Andrews Ganj, New Delhi for filming on best practices undertaken particularly on Swachhata activities. The film is slated for a telecast on Doordarshan at an early date.
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