Government will soon fill up 47,000 vacancies in the State:CM 12-02-2015
Chandigarh February 12: Haryana Government will soon fill up 47,000 vacancies in the State. Apart from following legal process, complete transparency and fairness would be ensured for this purpose. This was stated by Chief Minister Mr Manohar Lal while interacting with the media persons at Ambala Cantt. He said that the government is committed to protect the interest of its employees and also to ensure that they get their due right. The irregularities committed in the recruitment during the tenure of previous government are being investigated. He said that appointment letters have been issued to the Patwaris whereas the selection of JBT teachers is being investigated. He assured that justice would be meted out to those candidates that are found genuine. On being asked about the reports of having differences with Health, Sports and Youth Affairs Minister Mr Anil Vij, the Chief Minister denied any such reports saying that Mr Vij is his old friend and he (Mr Vij) frequently used to visit his residence to meet him before he took over as the Chief Minister of State. He said that all Ministers and MLAs are working together for the welfare of the state and its people. The State Government is committed to ensure that the poor and weaker sections of the society get their due right and added that effective steps were being taken in this direction. Government resources were being mobilized to ensure speedy development of the State and to made available better facilities to the people, he added. Asked to comment on the performance of BJP in Delhi Assembly Elections, the Chief Minister said that mandate given by the public is acceptable to all in democracy. He said that the party leadership is reviewing the reasons behind the Party’s performance in Delhi elections and wherever shortcomings are found in the strategy, efforts would be made to remove them, he further added. In reply to another question, he said that investigation is going on in MNREGA scam and cases have been registered against the officers and officials found involved in it. Apart from this, if names of more such officers cropped up during the investigation, they would also not be spared. He said that the government is working towards providing a graft-free and transparent administration in the State. We will do what we have promised and will show what we will do, he asserted. He said that to realize the slogan of BJP ‘Vikas Sabke Liye’, inclusive development of the State would ensure without any discrimination. On being asked about this Ambala visit, he said that he is visiting every district and holding meetings with the officers to review the working of various departments. During this, he also apprised the officers about the vision of his government. So far he has presided over such meetings in 20 districts and with today’s meeting at Ambala, first phase of this programme has been completed. On another query about making Ambala Cantt as free-hold, he said that entire issue was being reviewed and soon a decision would be taken in this regard. Health, Sports and Youth Affairs Minister Mr Anil Vij, MLAs namely Santosh Chauhan Sarwan and Asim Goyal, Commissioner of Police Mr O.P Singh, Deputy Commissioner Mr Mandeep Singh Brar and other BJP leaders and officers of district administration were also present on this occasion.