Reforms and Restructuring
In order to ensure transparency and to enhance efficiency, the Govt. has initiated project title as automation of food department which is successfully underway and finalization will greatly help in saving precious time, in preparing daily, weekly and monthly reports besides enhancing efficiency and transparency.
To improve the level of efficiency in monitoring the transactions being carried out at the district level fresh posts of Assistant Directors Food have created and posted at the divisional level to monitor the affairs of the district offices to avoid / minimize irregularities and misappropriation.
The DFCs and AFCs who have also been declared as special price magistrates have been directed to visit and check prices of edible commodities and ensure that the same are as per prices fixed by the District Price Review Committees. They have also been directed draw samples of edibles for analysis by the public analyst and to proceed against adulterators as per law. Their performance in this regard is being monitored on monthly basis.