SRINAGAR- The Administrative Council (AC), which met here below the chairmanship of Lieutenant Governor, Manoj Sinha, accredited the proposal of winding up the Section of Stationery and Office environment Materials.
Rajeev Rai Bhatnagar, Advisor to the Lieutenant Governor, Dr. Arun Kumar Mehta, Main Secretary, J&K and Nitishwar Kumar, Principal Secretary to the Lieutenant Governor attended the assembly.
The decision has been taken in thought of the fact that the Normal Fiscal Policies 2017, mandate the buy of popular use items and services from the GEM Portal. Appropriately, all departments are earning purchases via the GEM Portal, so producing the Office of Stationery and Business Provides defunct and non-useful.
Presently, the Section has two stationery depots each individual at Jammu/Srinagar and 12 sub depots at Doda, Kathua, Poonch, Rajouri, Udhampur, Anantnag, Baramulla, Budgam, Kupwara, Pulwama, Leh and Kargil. The Division has a sanctioned toughness of 5 Gazetted officers, 113 Non-Gazetted officials and 52 course IV employees.
The Administrative Council determined to near the Office and transfer its infrastructure and manpower to other Governing administration departments, as per will need, for their exceptional utilization.
Earlier, the Office of stationery and office environment provides was the nodal company for procurement of stationery/paper and binding objects for its onwards offer to all the Federal government/Semi Government Departments issued level agreement for photocopier, copy printers, fax devices, toners, cartridges etcetera and appointed a Authorities auctioneer. Having said that, the progress in IT interventions have created all these features less complicated and have obviated the requirement of maintaining a specialized cadre for the intent.
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