Prime Minister Narendra Modi has asked the central government officials not to restrict themselves to files, but go to the field, to understand the true impact of decision-making.
During the second interaction with a group of over 80 Additional Secretaries and Joint Secretaries , Mr. Modi said the officers should not look on their work as just a duty, but an opportunity to make a positive transformation for governance in the country. He urged them to use technology interventions to simplify governance processes.
The Prime Minister Narendra Modi asked the officers to focus attention on the 100 most backward districts of the country , so that they can be brought up to the national average level, on various development parameters.
On the occasion, the officers shared their experiences on subjects including performance based administration, waste management, river and environment pollution, climate change, value addition in agriculture, education and skill development.