Lakhs of individuals, YSR Congress social gathering leaders, cadre and official functionaries in Andhra Pradesh on Friday night clapped their palms to applaud the providers being rendered by village secretaries in finishing up the advantages of presidency schemes to the doorsteps of the beneficiaries.
The programme was taken up at 7 pm following a name given by chief minister YS Jagan Mohan Reddy to mark the completion of 1 yr of the idea of Village Secretariats launched on the event of Gandhi Jayanti final yr.
The programme drew inspiration from Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s name on March 22 whereby he urged the residents to clap their palms for 5 minutes to increase solidarity with the frontline warriors preventing the Covid-19 pandemic.
CM Jagan took half within the “clapping” programme at his Tadepalli residence in Amaravati. Minister for municipal administration Botsa Satyanarayana, chief secretary Neelam Sawhney, director-general of Police Gautam Sawang, MLA Chevireddy Bhaskar Reddy and different senior officers additionally joined Jagan in clapping for 5 minutes.
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All YSRC MPs, MLAs, social gathering leaders and authorities officers from village degree to the state degree, moreover widespread folks, got here out of their respective places of work and residences to participate within the clapping programme.
In his message to the folks within the afternoon, Jagan known as upon the folks to show their symbolic appreciation to the village secretaries and volunteers by clapping their palms on the event of completion of 1 yr of the village secretariat idea.
State panchayat raj minister Peddireddy Ramachandra Reddy stated the symbolic gesture of clapping would give an enormous increase to the village secretariat workers and village volunteers who’ve been rendering selfless providers to the folks.
He stated the idea was launched to deliver the administration to the doorsteps of the widespread man. As many as 543 providers had been being offered by means of these village secretariats as a part of offering corruption-free administration within the state.
“Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Central cupboard secretary additionally lauded the village secretariat idea,” the minister claimed.
Round 1.26 lakh village secretaries have been appointed to manage these 11,158 village secretariats and three,786 ward secretariats (as they’re known as in city areas), moreover, the federal government additionally appointed over 2.eight lakh village and ward volunteers to take the providers to the doorsteps of the beneficiaries.
Whereas every village secretary is paid a month-to-month wage of Rs 15,000, every village volunteer appointed on an outsourcing foundation is given a month-to-month remuneration of Rs 5,000. In all, every village/ward secretariat contains 10-12 workers working underneath numerous wings of the federal government together with panchayat raj and rural improvement, income, medical and well being, animal husbandry, energy, agriculture and social welfare in rural areas and municipal providers in city areas.