BIRATNAGAR, Feb 10: Chief Minister (CM) of Province 1, Rajendra Kumar Rai has directed the ministers of his Cabinet and secretaries of the ministries concerned to work in coordination with each other.
At a half-yearly review program of the ministries and bodies under the Province 1 government on Wednesday, CM Rai urged them not to judge anyone on the basis of his political ideology while carrying out activities.
He said, "You should carry out activities as per the plan and objective of our government.”
The chief minister asked the ministers not to exert pressure on the employees to carry out unnecessary and illegal works.
He also urged the secretaries not to disobey the ministers while implementing the plans, adding that the secretaries should openly and transparently explain the laws and other issues.
CM Rai mentioned that the government was ready to resolve the issues that are entangled due to acts and laws.
Similarly, Minister for Economic Affairs and Planning, Indra Bahadur Angbo, said that the Province 1 government should respond to the criticism against its performance at a time when there was criticism from people's level after increasing the number of ministries.
Saying the difference in budget of ministries as per the nature of activities and responsibility was natural, he pointed out the need for increasing capacity to mobilize and spend the received budget.
Minister for Transport Management and Communications, Upendra Prasad Ghimire said that the performance of the transport management office would be made more systematic to increase revenue, the main source of revenue for the provincial government.
Similarly, Chief Secretary Dr Ram Prasad Ghimire directed the secretaries to work in accordance with the government's policies and programs.