Recently Secretary, Planning, Development and Monitoring Department, visited Directorate of Economics & Statistics (DES), Srinagar and School of Applied Economics and Statistics (SAES), Bemina.
He stressed the need for a policy planning strictly on real-time database which will percolate to the last man in the queue in particular and will be for greater good of general public.
Director General, Athar Hussain Qadri and Director Evaluation briefed the Secretary about the working of the Regional Directorate as well as Directorate.
He visited School of Applied Economics and Statistics and inspected various sections, lecture halls and computer laboratory in the school.
He directed the Principal, School of Applied Economics and Statistics to prepare DPR for upgradation of school to make it compatible with the reputed institutions of the country.
He also interacted with the staff of the school and trainees and asked them to familiarize themselves with the latest tools and techniques for carrying out the official assignments.
He was also accompanied by Director General, PD&MD, Shahzada Billal during the visit.