Itanagar, May 23: Arunachal Pradesh is gearing up for the celebration of 4-year anniversary of Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led NDA government at the Centre beginning May 26 next. A BJP meeting was convened here yesterday which was attended by Chief Minister Pema Khandu in this connection, a party release informed here today.
Speaking at the meeting, Khandu urged the party officials to carry forward the good work carried out by BJP at the Centre and in the state to the masses. He also urged the party officials to play active role in disseminating information about the Central and state’s flagship programmes to the people. Khandu said the BJP has a big role to play in Arunachal – to clean up the system – “which the Congress party had messed it. He said Congress has made the people of Arunachal mentally corrupt and go for easy money”.
“If there is any party that can bring Arunachal to a better path, it’s only BJP,” he said. Speaking on relationship between a party and the government, the chief minister said the party acts as a bridge between people and the govt and also determines the performance of the govt. Stressing on the importance of Information and Communication Technology (ICT) in reducing corruption and to bring transparency in the governance, he said ICT is being used to improve efficiency and transparency of public administration and to better communicate with the citizens in a meeting.
Khandu informed that by June Chief Minister’s dashboard will be ready where all the activities of the state departments and implementation of schemes can be monitored real-time.
He also spoke on the importance of social media in communicating with the people and said that it will play an important role in determining the popularity of the government.
He informed that to acquaint all MLAs and party officials with the social media, a one-day training programme will be conducted soon, the release added.