FAISALABAD   -   Deputy Commissioner (DC) Imran Hamid Sheikh Saturday directed Chief Executive Officers (CEOs) of all departments to take strict action against those officers who failed to visit their fields positively. 

After receiving complaints against heads of some departments of district government, the DC took serious notice of lethargic attitude of heads of various departments and said that field visit was mandatory for all officers to improve their performance as well as provide quality service and resolving public complaints. He directed CEOs of all departments including health and education to monitor their departments and ensure visit of concerned officers in the field at least twice in a week. 

Issuing notice, the DC made it clear, that this order would also be applicable on the Xens of departments which were executing development schemes across the district, said a spokesperson for local administration. All members of school councils and health welfare councils in Faisalabad city were also bound to hold their meetings regularly on first Thursday of each month.  The DC directed the officers of city district government to leave their offices and focus on field monitoring so that performance of their departments could be improved and development projects could be completed without any delay, spokesperson added.

Distributes appreciation certificates for helping flood victims

Deputy Commissioner (DC) Imran Hamid Sheikh has distributed appreciation certificates among the members of All Pakistan Private Schools Alliance in recognition of their generosity for helping flood-stricken people. 

Addressing a certificate distribution ceremony here on Saturday, the DC said that the people in flood-hit areas were leading very miserable life. Therefore, every person was duty bound to help for their early rehabilitation, he said and appreciated the role of private schools’ alliance which showed quick response and donated maximum items including food to the flood affectees. 

Chairman Alliance Sadaqat Hussain Lodhi also addressed the function while In-charge District Emergency Operational Centre Muhammad Sadiq and others were also present.