Social Welfare Department: Instructions to officers to stay in headquarters and regular inspection of institutions: Strict disciplinary action will be taken on negligence
Raipur, 06 April 2020 Under the Social Welfare Department, all district officials, institution superintendents, chiefs have been instructed to stay in the headquarters and regularly inspect the institutions for prevention of corona virus and infection in all government and recognized institutions. All the joint and deputy directors posted in the district have also been asked to regularly inspect the institutions from time to time. All organizations have also been asked to follow infection prevention and social distancing instructions. Social Welfare Secretary and State Commissioner for Divyangjan Shri Prasanna R. The residential beneficiaries residing in the state registered residential organization, old age home, half-way home and palliative care home have asked to ensure necessary arrangements for prevention and control of infection. Besides, instructions have been given to inspect the institutions and submit the report by 7 April.
Guidelines are being issued for the necessary arrangements and smooth operation by the department for the prevention and prevention of corona virus infection to the beneficiaries residing in the institutions. In view of proper care and protection of the disabled, elderly and destitute, all the institution heads have been instructed to remain present in the institution. In the order issued to the officers from the departmental directorate, it has been said that negligence in government work will be unforgivable and in case of any inconvenience or unpleasant situation in the operation of the institution, it should be treated as a misdemeanor and took strict disciplinary action under the Chhattisgarh Civil Services (Conduct) Rules. Will go.
It is noteworthy that under the Department of Social Welfare, many government and recognized residential ashrams and institutions are run for the destitute, disabled and elderly. The District Social Welfare Officer has been designated as the District Nodal for the protection and protection of PwDs and elderly people from the infection of the novel corona virus, under the guidelines issued by the Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment, Department of Disability Empowerment, New Delhi.