Introduce transparency during expenditure of funds: Dir agriculture

SHOPIAN: To review the progress made under different state and centrally sponsored schemes implemented in the field of agriculture and the expenditure of funds on various components of schemes like RKVY, PMKSY, MIDH, director agriculture convened a meeting of officers of the Department of Agriculture in district Shopian, an official press note issued on Monday read.
According to the press note, Chief Agriculture Officer Shopian highlighted various activities carried out by the department under differenrt schemes under implementation in the district.
100% disbursement and expenditure of funds have been achieved under various schemes.
Director Agriculture Kashmir Syed Altaf Aijaz Andrabi impressed upon the participants to introduce more transparency during the expenditure of funds and put all the activities in public domain so that more accountability and credibility could be achieved, the press note read.
Highlighting the importance of e-governance, Director Agriculture impressed upon the concerned officers and field functionaries to perform Aadhaar based survey of various assets established under various central and state sponsored schemes throughout the district and the job should be completed within a stipulated time frame.
He called upon officers to “work with utmost commitment and dedication for the well being and development of socio-economic status of farming community of the valley”, the press note added.