New Delhi: Jammu & Kashmir will soon become the first Union Territory in the country to have a district level Good Governance Index.
The District Good Governance Index (DGGI) in Jammu and Kashmir will be set up by the central government.
This was disclosed by Union Minister of State for Personnel and Public Grievances Jitendra Singh.
He stated this after receiving an update from V Srinivas, newly-appointed Secretary of Department of Administrative Reforms and Public Grievances (DARPG) in the Union Ministry of Personnel.
Department of Administrative Reforms and Public Grievances (DARPG) will carry out this task in collaboration with the Union Territory Government, said Singh, who is an MP from the UT.
The framework of the proposed Index has been finalised with the technical support from the Centre for Good Governance (CGG) Hyderabad, an official press release said.