In yet another directive aimed at improving the work culture in government offices, the Cabinet Secretary has asked all secretaries to improve the overall ambience of offices and ensure punctuality of officials especially in departments with major public interaction.
With the start of election process, bureaucracy is also gearing up for the next government with the Cabinet Secretary asking various ministries to prepare summary of their works and schemes to brief the new cabinet as soon as it assumes charge.
The UP government decided to withdraw a proposed amendment Bill which was intended to give immunity to panchayat heads from no-confidence motion for two years and also scrap the post of cabinet secretary.
The CAT has imposed
a fine of Rs 25,000 on a Cabinet Secretary and three other top
officials to be paid to a senior IPS official, whose case for
appointment to an important post in the CWG
Organising Committee was turned down.