Odisha: P & C Dept Draws Up List For Qtrly Dist Visit Of Secys

30 December 2019

Debashish Maharana

Bhubaneswar: The Department of Planning and Convergence (P & C Dept) of the Odisha government has released the quarterly District Visit Programme of the Secretaries for the quarter of January 2020 to March 2020 to supervise implementation of government schemes and 13 flagship programmes:


2. Biju Pucca Ghar Yojana-PMAY (Rural Housing)

3. Cluster Bore Well-Deep Bore Well and LIft Irrigation

4. Mission Shakti

5. Niramaya

6. Nirman Shramik Kalyan Yojana (OB &OCWWB)

7. Drinking Water

8. Rural Electrification


10. Pension Schemes (IGNOAP, IGNWP, IGNDP, MVPY)

11. SSA & Hostels

12. ICDS

13. State Food Security Scheme

A circular issued by Planning and Convergence department says that these visits are aimed at ensuring delivery of services to the people in an effective manner.

Secretaries in charge of Aspirational Districts in addition to the above programmes have been asked to closely follow up of the monitored indicators in these districts and submit a separate note for review.

Similarly, in the circular, the Secretary visiting the district with District Mineral Fund (DMF) and OMBADC activities have been instructed to oversee implementation of the same.

The Planning and Convergence department has also asked Secretaries to review Special Areas Programme like Swabhiman Anchal, Kotia tribe areas during the district visits.

The circular has asked the Secretaries to communicate findings of such visits to all concerned in bullet points with a copy marked to the Planning & Convergence Department within a week of return to headquarters for follow up action.