SC justice suggests service delivery plan for SMC

Supreme Court justice Kurian Joseph on Wednesday stressed the need for starting service delivery plan in Shimla Municipal Corporation (SMC) for effective implementation of civil services.

PTI| Last Updated: Oct 01, 2014, 21:52 PM IST

Shimla: Supreme Court justice Kurian Joseph on Wednesday stressed the need for starting service delivery plan in Shimla Municipal Corporation (SMC) for effective implementation of civil services.

Addressing a special session organized by the Municipal Corporation at Town Hall, he said the corporation should go for social audit to ensure?participation of the citizens in development works and redressal of grievances.

He also emphasised the need for bringing more transparency in the functioning of the Corporation and advised the public representatives to come forward to disclose their assets.

Justice Joseph said that Corporation should also adopt e-redressal system to facilitate the citizens in registering their grievances.

Later, addressing a symposium at Gaiety Theatre, he urged the people to contribute to the society in a constructive manner.