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Arunachal Govt Directs All Offices to Display Notice Against Corruption

Arunachal Govt Directs All Offices to Display Notice Against Corruption
July 17
10:54 2017

Arunachal Pradesh government on Sunday made it mandatory for all the government offices to display a notice against bribes and other corruptions in its establishments.

The government took this decision as chief minister Pema Khandu completes one year in the office on July 17. Khandu took the decision as an ‘effort in bringing transparency, efficiency and accountability by uprooting the ill practice of corruption in public administration continues to grow intense.’

On his strict directives, the vigilance department of the state government has issued a notification directing all the Principal Secretaries, DGP, Commissioners, Secretaries, DCs, ADC (Independent), Directors, CEOs, HODs to compulsorily sensitise citizens about corruption.

Accordingly, all the public offices of the state government have been made mandatory to display the notice board in front of their offices at prominent place in entrance area in a format issued by the vigilance department in english, hindi and as well as in the vernacular language of the area.

The notice that is to be displayed on the notice board is  “Do not pay bribes. If anybody of this office asks for bribe or if you have any information on corruption in this office or if you are a victim of corruption in this office, you can complain to the head of the department or the chief vigilance officer/principal secretary vigilance, secretary vigilance, superintendent of police vigilance (SIC). ”

It should be noted that anonymous/pseudonymous complaints will not be entertained as per the CVC guidelines. Formal complaints can be made /submitted to any of the following officers whose details have been given –

1. Contact details of head of the department

2. Chief Vigilance Officer – Shakuntala D Gamlin, IAS, AP Civil Secretariat Block no. 2, 5th floor. Tele: 0360 2212595, 2211187, 2212540, Mob. No. 9402275048, Fax. 0360 2212446, 2215719, email –

3. Principal Secretary (Vigilance) – Satya Gopal, IAS, AP Civil Secretariat Block no. 2, 5th floor. Tele: 0360 2212349, Mob. No. 9436040036, Fax. 0360 2290588

4. Secretary Vigilance – Madhu K Garg, IAS, AP Civil Secretariat Block no. 4, 5th floor. Tele: 0360 2212358, Mob. No. 9436040066, Fax. 0360 2212358, Email –

5. Superintendent of Police Vigilance – R Monpa (JAG), SIC (Vigilance) Chimpu, Mob. 8259872334”.

The vigilance department also specifically asked the departments to display the board prominently in front at the public entrance area of the office premises with blue background and letters in white. All Government functionaries have been directed to follow the orders with immediate effect.


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