KP Govt activates Distt Administration for better facilities to people at doorstep

PESHAWAR: The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Government has issued Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) for provision of better facilities to the people at their steps and activating district administration of the whole province.

According to the SOPs, the district administration, all departments, and police would solve the problems of people by keeping coordinated liaison with each other, said a press release issued here Wednesday.

In the directives issued from the office of Chief Secretary Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, all the deputy Commissioners have been asked to be in constant touch with the people for ensuring timely provision of all government and basic facilities in their respective districts.

They have been directed to hold Khuli Kachehries (open courts), establish public complaints cell at their offices, install telephone, Fax and arrange monitoring system. They have further been directed to take timely action to check hoarding, sale of items injurious to health, eradication of adulteration and encroachments.

All the Deputy Commissioners have been asked to prepare Action Plan at sub Divisional level and to monitor the same by themselves and ensure the provision of in time assistance of police to DPOs on need basis.

Through the SOPs, the Chief Secretary while stressing for self accountability and transparency has directed the concerned commissioners and secretaries of the departments to keep inspecting and monitoring all the affairs and apprise the government in writing about all the steps taken in this regard.

Under the SOPs, Progress Review Committees at divisional level under the chairmanship of Commissioners have been established that would hold its meeting every month. Home Department, Prosecution, IGP and performance Management and Reforms Unit have been directed to play their active role.