JK News Today
Jammu, April 09:
In a move to make governance more effective , the Jammu and Kashmir Government has constituted a panel to review the existing powers of Divisional Commissioners and Deputy Commissioners vis-à-vis district staffing of various departments for effective governance in the Union territory of Jammu and Kashmir, this order was issued by the Secretary General Administration Manoj Kumar Dwivedi .
The order said that the Secretary General Administration will be the chairman of the panel and it will be submitting its report by April 16 , 2021.
Among others , divisional commissioners of Kashmir an Jammu will be members of the high-level panel, said the order that was issued on Thursday.
The terms of reference read : “ To review the existing administrative powers of Divisional Commissioners and Deputy Commissioners in respect of staff of various departments posted in districts , including Revenue , Rural Development , Public Works ( Roads and Bridges), Health, Social Welfare departments .
The panel will also recommend “ modifications in the powers for further strengthening the role of Divisional Commissioners/Deputy Commissioners for providing better governance. “
The Committee shall serviced by the General Administration Department and shall submit its report by 16~ of April, 2021.