In order to make the J&K administration people friendly and transparent, the planning development and monitoring department has a key role to play.
Recently LG Manoj Sinha asked this department to prepare for the significant shift to maximize the benefits of government schemes for common people
He said that besides improving policy performance, managing the complex challenges of the future and addressing disruptive changes that will occur in the future, the integrated approach will help us to develop a system of Citizen-Driven Policies.
He underlined the need for integration of Artificial Intelligence and new technological tools to plan schemes more effectively and to make public services more efficient.
In order to achieve the vision of developing J&K and India by 2047, first we need to set the goals for the next 3 years with Agriculture and Education as two priority sectors. I am confident that we will be able to bring transformation in the coming years.
Sh Anurag Goel, former Union Secretary and Advisor IIT Jodhpur gave a detailed presentation on ‘Future-Ready Governance’.
The meeting also discussed the establishment of a nodal cell in the Planning Department.
Dr Raghav Langer, Secretary Planning Development & Monitoring Department briefed the meeting on the proposed initiatives and the future strategy.