Dhangadhi, April 20 : The number of complaints before the Hello Chief Minister Desk in the Office of the Chief Minister and Council of Ministers of the Far West State has declined sharply in the recent months. The Hello CM programme was launched a year back linking it to the good governance practice.However, during this time, the desk received a total of 169 complaints, of which, the 152 were addressed, said the Office.
Complaints on road facility and electricity topped the list numbering 67. Similarly, other complaints were related to good governance, education, health, social security, abuse of authority, agriculture, drinking water, tourism, control of price hike, economic transaction and traffic management. “The number of complaints might have declined because of lack of seriousness on the bodies to address and implement the complaints,” Information Officer at Chief Minister’s Office, Hari Datt Bhatta guessed.
According to him, monitoring of the address and implementation status of the complaint was not conducted. When the Hello CM desk was set up, the first month had seen maximum number of complaints -88, which was followed by 31 in the month later. Then number gradually declined. Since January till now, only four complaints were lodged.
The first complaint lodged at the Hello CM desk the problem relating to traffic management. In this regard, a local Lekhraj Ojha shared the problem of traffic management is still the same it was a year back. Rising number of vehicles and commuters have been causing the risk of accidents.(RSS)