AAP govt says Delhi citizens can now meet ministers and officials without appointment

Delhi's Deputy chief minister Manish Sisodia on Wednesday said all the government ministers and officials will meet the public without appointment in their offices.

IANS May 24, 2017 14:56:00 IST
AAP govt says Delhi citizens can now meet ministers and officials without appointment

New Delhi: Delhi's deputy chief minister Manish Sisodia on Wednesday said all the government ministers and officials will meet the public without appointment in their offices.

AAP govt says Delhi citizens can now meet ministers and officials without appointment

Delhi chief minister Arvind Kejriwal and his deputy Manish Sisodia. PTI

"Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal has ordered all the Delhi government ministers and officers except field staff to meet public without appointment between 10-11 am. from Monday to Friday," Sisodia said while addressing a press conference in New Delhi.

"The decision has been taken by the chief minister in response to feedback from different quarters about disconnect between people and the government," Sisodia said.

"Kejriwal has also directed the chief secretary to ensure no meeting is scheduled from 10-11 am. and officers are available for one-to-one interaction with the public," the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) leader added.

Updated Date:

Find latest and upcoming tech gadgets online on Tech2 Gadgets. Get technology news, gadgets reviews & ratings. Popular gadgets including laptop, tablet and mobile specifications, features, prices, comparison.

also read

Supreme Court rejects Chanda Kochhar's appeal against sacking as CEO of ICICI Bank
Business

Supreme Court rejects Chanda Kochhar's appeal against sacking as CEO of ICICI Bank

The top court was hearing Kochhar's appeal against an order of the Bombay High Court, which had dismissed her plea against termination, noting that the dispute arises from a contract of personal service

Renault to launch compact SUV KIGER in Indian market during first quarter of 2021
Business

Renault to launch compact SUV KIGER in Indian market during first quarter of 2021

As per the company, the KIGER will compete with the Maruti Suzuki Vitara Brezza, Hyundai Venue, Kia Sonet, Tata Nexon, Ford Ecosport and Honda WR-V

Delhi seeks lockdown in potential COVID hotspots, WHO praises UP's pandemic response; tally at 88.74 lakh
India

Delhi seeks lockdown in potential COVID hotspots, WHO praises UP's pandemic response; tally at 88.74 lakh

Delhi recorded over one lakh new coronavirus cases and around 1,200 deaths between 1 and 16 November, prompting Arvind Kejriwal to seek power from the Centre to impose lockdown in those markets which may emerge as hotspots