SRINAGAR: Commissioner Secretary to Government, Labour and Employment Department, Saurabh Bhagat Thursday set a deadline to the officials to conclude the digitization of records within 15 days.
He said after chairing a high-level meeting to review the departmental functioning in Kashmir division.
The meeting was attended by Special Secretary incharge winter session, Ajaz Ahmad Bhat, Labour Commissioner, Bashir Ahmad Khan, CEO/Secretary Building Construction Workers Act, Muzaffar Ahmad, Deputy Labour Commissioner, Fayaz Ahmad Banday, Additional Provident Fund Commissioner, Nazir Ahmad, Asst. Provident Fun Commissioners, Assistant Labor Commissioners and Insurance Medical Officers.
Threadbare discussions were held during the meeting about the registration of shops and business units in Srinagar as well as in other districts. The Commissioner Secretary issued directions to the all Asst. Labor Commissioner for proper collection of data with regard to shops doing business, under construction shops and buildings, construction of hotels at tourist spots and other relevant issues.
Apart from reviewing the progress of the department under various Acts, the progress of digitization and online registration for ease of doing business was also reviewed and deliberations were made to make the portal of the department fully functional at the earliest.