Reaffirming commitment of Government for overall development at grass root level, Minister for Revenue, Relief, Rehabilitation and Reconstruction Abdul Rehman Veeri today inaugurated Tehsil Office complex Laar here.
Speaking on the occasion, Minister said that Government is committed to usher a new dawn of development in the state.
MLA Ganderbal Ishfaq Jabbar, District Development Commissioner (DDC) Ganderbal Piyush Singla, SSP Ganderbal Fayaz Ahmed Lone and Superintending Engineer R&B Ganderbal and other officers of the Revenue Department were present at the inauguration ceremony.
The complex constructed at a cost of Rs 1.29 crore will house Record room, Tehsildars Room, Naib Tehsildar’s room, Strong room, Meeting Hall
While addressing a gathering at the venue, He said that infrastructure creation is one of the major components for giving boost to development in the State.
The Minister directed revenue officials to follow the norms under Public Service Guarantee Act (PSGA) in issuance of certificates and documents including Reserve Category Certificate, Dependent Certificate, Income Certificate, Fard Intikhab, Extract of Girdawari, Extract of Massavi, Extract of Jamabandi, Attestation of Mutation, Marriage certificate and other documents.
The Minister asked district administration to enhance public par taking by setting up various citizen councils for revamping public services delivery system.
On the digitization of land records, Veeri said that the process is going in full swing in Jammu and Srinagar district and would be started in other areas as well in phased manner.
He said it is imperative that revenue officials work with responsibility to live up to the expectations of common people.
Veeri impressed on Revenue officials to facilitate the process effectively while Deputy Commissioners and SDMs should take periodical review of land mutation process in their respective areas to avoid unnecessary pendency of cases at any level.
The Minister also said that Government is working on the augmentation of the infrastructure so that public, instead of running to different offices, can get issues redressed under one roof.