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Deputy Commissioner holds review meeting with officials of various departments regarding public welfare schemes

AMRIK SINGH | September 23, 2021 02:52 PM

FEROZEPUR: A special meeting was held under the chairmanship of Deputy Commissioner Mr Vineet Kumar to review the benefits of public welfare schemes of the government to the beneficiaries in the district and the pending cases in this regard.

Additional Deputy Commissioner (Retd) Sukhpreet Sandhu was also present on the occasion.
During the meeting the Deputy Commissioner got information from the officers of various departments regarding the welfare schemes related to their departments and the benefits given to the beneficiaries so far.

On the occasion he spoke about the services provided in the service center belonging to the Governance Reform Department, Saanjh Kendra services from the Police Department, Sarbat Sehat Bima Yojna Cards from the Health Department, Wheat Distribution from the Food and Civil Supplies Department and Smart Ration Cards, Social Security Department. Discussed UDID Card, NPS from Labor Department and other schemes including self-employment pension.
The Deputy Commissioner apprised the officers that all the departments have so far done a good job at their level but now there is a need to work even faster and better so that the benefits of the welfare schemes run by the government reach more eligible beneficiaries. No one was deprived of the benefits of these schemes.
He also asked the authorities to settle the pending cases regarding these schemes at the earliest and send a report in this regard.

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