DC reviews grievance redressal mechanism in Shopian

Deputy Commissioner, Shopian, Owais Ahmed on Saturday convened a meeting to review grievance redressal mechanism in the district.

Additional deputy commissioner Shopian, SDM Zainapora, tehsildars, chief education officer, ARTO and other district officers participated in the meeting, an official statement said.

While directing for disposing off the public grievances in time bound manner, DC asked the official that all the pending grievances must be examined by the nodal officer of each department daily. The DC in the meeting said that he will take the review every week and the offices which show laxity in disposal of grievances will face strict action.

On the occasion Deputy Commissioner also directed the tehsildars to conduct extensive tours and fortnightly camps in their tehsils so that the important issues of the area can be redressed effectively.