Chandigarh under the chairmanship of Sh. V.P. Singh Badnore, Governor Punjab & Administrator U.T., Chandigarh to review the action taken report on the recommendations of six Committees of Administrator’s Advisory Council, namely Law & Order, Traffic, Sports, Education, Urban Infrastructure and Social Welfare Committee.
Among those present during the meeting were Sh. Manoj Parida, IAS, Adviser to the Administrator, Sh. Sanjay Beniwal, IPS, DGP, Chandigarh Police, Sh. Ajoy Kumar Sinha, IAS, Finance Secretary, Sh. B.L. Sharma, IAS, Secretary Education, Sh. Kamal Kishore Yadav, IAS, Municipal Commissioner, Chandigarh, Sh. Mandip Singh Brar, IAS, Deputy Commissioner, Chandigarh, Sh. Jitender Yadav, IAS, Special Secretary Home, and other senior officials of Chandigarh Administration.
In the meeting suggestions of the committees were shared with respect to the bar timings, installation of Alcometers/ breath analyzers in bars and clubs. Further presentations were also given by Director Sports, Director Social Welfare and Director School Education highlighting the status of action taken on the recommendations of their respective Advisory Council Committees.
The suggestions of all the committees will be further discussed and delibrated in the Advisory Council meeting which will be held shortly.
Concluding the meeting, Sh. V.P. Singh Badnore emphasized on the need to bridge the gap between the performance of mainstream city schools and periphery schools. He further desired that the facilities at night shelters should also be upgraded. Sh. Badnore also reviewed the status of Chandigarh Public Grievance Monitoring System.