DC Ganderbal reviews preparedness for implementation of GPDP

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Ganderbal, Feb 5: District Development Commissioner, Dr. Piyush Singla today reviewed the preparedness for implementation of Gram Panchayat Development Programme (GPDP) being introduced to further streamline implementation of various flagship programmes/welfare schemes across the district.
Chairing a meeting of concerned departments here, the DC explained in detail the compilation and uploading of Gram Panchayat Development Plans (GPDP) for the financial Year 2016-17, 2017-18, conduct of Gram Sabha for preparation of GPDP under all Government Schemes for the year 2018-19, identification and updation of frontline workers of line departments and sharing their bio-data with District Panchayat Officer and concerned BDO, besides sharing of information by the frontline workers and facilitators.
The DDC emphasized that the concerned departments must get ready with designated frontline workers to create awareness about their flagship programs through the Gram Sabhas to be held in each Panchayat Halqa. He directed the BDOs to complete the formalities with regard to registration of Frontline workers and block level master trainers for each Panchayat well in time.
The meeting was informed that the Gram Sabhas will start in a phased manner across the district to listen to the demands of local self-government for the development of the panchayats.
The DDC said that Panchayats have a significant role to play in the effective and efficient implementation of flagship schemes. He urged upon the implementing agencies, particularly BDOs to demonstrate their desire and commitment in implementing all the flagship programmes/ schemes envisaged under GPDP in letter and spirit so that the benefits reach the targeted population at the grass roots level.
Among others, the meeting was attended by ADDC Shafqat Iqbal, ADC Naseer Ahmad Wani, ACR, ACD, DPO, BDOs and district/sectoral officers.