JAGATSINGHPUR: Jagatsinghpur has develop into the primary district within the state to make public the property and liabilities of its district administration officers as a step in direction of higher transparency and reforms.
The choice was effected on Tuesday on the event of 72nd Republic Day, following the State authorities approval of a proposal concerning submission of property declarations by authorities officers in a Cupboard assembly chaired by Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik, final month.
It had been resolved within the assembly that each one folks’s representatives and authorities employees would declare their property and liabilities yearly. The info can be positioned in public area and replica of the identical can be despatched to the State Lokayukta as effectively, the assembly had determined.
Subsequently, the district administration on January 9 had directed all officers to submit property declarations by January 31, most of which was uploaded on its official net portal on Tuesday.
A number of the authorities officers who submitted their property and legal responsibility particulars are Collector Sangram Keshari Mohapatra, Assistant Collector Akshaya Badu, Deputy Collectors Ajaya Mohanty and Arundhati Patnaik, Kujang BDO Amiya Kumar Panda and the district social safety officer Sambhunatha Rout.
Contacted, Collector Sangram Keshari Mohapatra stated, “That is the primary such initiative within the district. All officers will submit their property particulars by January 31.”