Make such an arrangement that public does not face difficulty

10 Jul 2017
Make such an arrangement that public does not face difficulty

Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan said that the state government is for the public. Such an arrangement should be made that public does not have to face any difficulty. Problems of the public will not be tolerated. Chief Minister Chouhan was taking a video conference of Revenue and Energy Department at the Mantralaya today. Revenue Minister Shri Umashankar Gupta was also present on the occasion.

Chief Minister Chouhan said that a work plan of a campaign for distribution of copies of Khasra-Khatouni to every farmer at his doorstep should be made. This campaign will commence from coming August 15. Under the Act made to give pattas to the landless poor families, the population should be declared after selection of land. Make preparations for campaign to provide housing to every landless person. The campaign will commence from coming September 25. Revenue and Energy Department are two departments connected directly with the public. Various services connected with these departments should be supplied on time.

These services are being given on time under Lok Seva Guarantee Scheme. All collectors should do its monitoring. He told all collectors to send information within a week about the action taken against officials who have not solved revenue cases in the district within time limit. He told them to redress long-pending cases on priority basis. Revenue officers should sit in their Revenue Court on fixed days and get it registered on the portal. Removal of encroachments from government land should be done with a humanitarian approach. In this, alternative housing arrangement should be made before removing any poor from any place whereas encroachment by an influential person should be removed immediately. Make arrangements to tackle emergency situations in the rainy season. Prepare to prevent water-borne diseases. Experiment of crop cutting should be carried out in front of farmers.

Chief Minister Chouhan said that bills should be given according to the horse power of the agricultural pump. To change transformers the time limit fixed should be strictly adhered to. Campaign to make temporary agricultural pump connections permanent should be launched. Energy Department officers should tour the areas. Issues related to power supply should be solved at village level. Power supply should be constantly monitored; there should be no unprecedented power cuts.

Revenue Minister Shri Gupta said that special attention should be paid to the training of patwaris. After acquisition of any land, its compensation should be given soon. If any land acquisition compensation case is pending in any district, it should be solved promptly. For this adequate budget is available. All district collectors should send Vidhan Sabha questions with the time limit.

It was informed that a Girdawari app has been prepared by the Revenue Department which will be downloaded on the mobiles of all patwaris. There are 1,420 revenue courts in the state. In the last nine months, 3 lakh 53 thousand revenue cases were solved in these courts. These include cases of transfer, property distribution, demarcation, diversion and encroachment. The process of filling of 9, 126 posts of patwaris is going on. At least 15 services of Urja Department comes under the jurisdiction of Lok Seva Guarantee Act. Camps were organized by the Urja Department to redress power-related complaints at the gram panchayat level under Gramoday se Bharat Uday Abhiyan through which atleast one lakh complaints were redressed. At least 42 thousand 500 work orders have been given to change temporary connections of agriculture pumps into stable connections.

During the video conferencing, officers of related departments including Additional Chief Secretary Energy Shri Iqbal Singh Bais, Principal Secretary Shri Arun Pandey, Principal Secretary Agriculture Dr. Rajesh Rajoura and Principal Secretary to the Chief Minister Shri Ashok Vernawal and Shri S. K Mishra were present.