Aizawl, Sept 30: Now that Mizoram Lok Ayukta Act, 2014 has been passed, Law & Judicial Department has constituted Selection Committee under the leadership of Mizoram Chief Minister. This was said at the Consultative Meeting here today under the guidance of Finance Minister Lalsawta.
In order that the Chairman and members for the State anti corruption body may be appointed soon, active steps are being taken, the meeting learnt.
The meeting also learnt that arrangement has been made for temporary office of State Lok Ayukta until it has its own building.
The meeting also discussed Taxation Department related agenda which was how to generate more revenue from tax but without making the burden of the people heavier.
The day-long meeting held separate discussion over the agenda of the 3 Departments the portfolio of which are held by the State Finance Minister namely Planning & Programme Implementation, Taxation Department, and Law & Judicial Department.
Among others, Parliamentary Secretary KS Thanga and MLAs – PC Zoram Sangliana, Lalrobiaka, T.Sangkunga, K.Sangthuama, Lalthanliana and Lalruatkima also attended.
The meeting learnt from the State Planning Department that it has taken steps for quick processing of files in government offices.
It said that it has made a plan by way of categorizing the files as per their importance and urgency some which can be disposed of in one day and some that takes long time.