DC Jammu conducts training session on NFSA
JAMMU, FEBRUARY 17 – Deputy Commissioner, Jammu, Simrandeep Singh today conducted a comprehensive training session of all SDMs, Tehsildars and BDOs of district Jammu in connection with the distribution of new ration cards under National Food Security Act.
Training of officers was also held regarding the procedure to be followed in addressing grievances of the people.
Tehsildars and Block Development Officers were instructed to conduct week long camps at the level of Fair Price Shops in the last week of February, 2016 for distribution of Ration Cards. Subsequently, Tehsildars/BDOs have been nominated as the local Grievance Redressal Officers, who have been specifically told to follow the manual of instructions for processing the ration card related cases of people.
The Tehsildar/BDOs have been instructed to hold training session of Sarpanches and Lambardars in the same manner so that entire district follows a uniform pattern for processing such cases.
The meeting was attended by Additional Deputy Commissioner, Jammu, Mrs. Rifat Kohil, SDMs of District Jammu, PO ICDS, DIO, NIC Jammu, District Social Welfare Officer, Jammu, Tehsildars and BDOs of the district. The Assistant Directors of CAPD posted in Jammu also attended the training session.