Strive for better ranking, officials told at the review meet
Stressing the need for focusing more on poverty eradication, 20-point programme Chairman N. Tulasi Reddy on Friday said that the pending works must be completed at the earliest, so that the targeted beneficiaries would be benefited.
Addressing the media after convening a review meeting with the officials on the implementation of the programme here, Mr. Reddy said that Indira Awas Yojna, rural water supply, operating of anganwadi centres and laying of roads under the PMRY were the areas in which the district was lagging behind. Stressing the need for overall development of the district, Mr. Reddy said that of the 18 ranking indicators, the district achieved its targets in 14 indicators.
He said that the officials were asked the reach the target in the remaining four areas by the end of this month, so that the district would get better ranking. Mr. Reddy released a book on the 20-point programme. Collector Neetu Prasad and others attended the meeting.