DGIPR Haryana Sameer Pal Srow directed official to highlight the development work done by the government

Jan 14, 2019 16:05 | Haryana

Chandigarh, Jan 14 – Director General,  Information, Public Relations and Languages Department,  Haryana Mr. Sameer Pal Srow  today directed that films related to welfare schemes of the government should be telecasted during ‘Ratri Thehrav Karyakram’ organised by the Department so that people are made aware about these schemes and avail maximum benefits.

        Mr. Srow was presiding over meeting with senior officers of the Department at Panchkula near here today.

        He directed the District Information Public Relations Officers to keep  the Facebook, Twitter, WhatsApp and Instagram accounts updated and send  constructive suggestions so that the Departmental website is made more people friendly.

          The Director General said that through Saral Portal, the Department is providing online facilities such as accreditation of media persons, pension of Matribhasha Satyagrahis' of Hindi Andolan and application for pension to media persons. He directed the district level officers to ensure forwarding such proposals through Saral Portal. He said that on pilot project basis, the Department has prepared a scheme to show films related to schemes and policies of the government by installing LEDs on vans. Initially, the districts of Karnal, Faridabad, Ambala and Gurugram would be covered on pilot basis, he added.  

        He said that the schemes of the government would be depicted as wall paintings in all the villages across the state so as to disseminate information about the schemes to the people. Apart from this, hoarding carrying information of public welfare schemes would be installed at all petrol pumps in the state. He said that there is a plan to install screens which would display schemes of the government.

        He said that the district officers should visit Antyodaya Bhavans every month and ensure distribution of publicity material of the Department. He said that in order to ensure smoothly organizing of ‘Ratri Thehrav Karyakram’ in rural areas, the Deputy Commissioner, Block Development and Panchayat Officer, SHO and Sarpanch should be informed to avoid any kind of inconvenience.

        On this occasion, Mr. Srow also reviewed different publicity activities being undertaken in the districts.

        On the occasion Additional Director (Admn), Mr. Satish Kumar Jain and Joint Director (Admn), Mrs. Gauri Midha assured the Director General that all out efforts would be made to ensure compliance of the directions given by him which would yield positive results.