In order to bring more transparency and accountability in the field staff with regard to forest encroachment evictions being carried out in the state, the Forest department has launched new software for the use of field functionaries.
This software will be available on public portal for view and monitoring of the progress of evictions on day to day basis and even common citizen can excess this software.
A Spokesman of Forest department informed here today that one day training programme on monitoring of forest encroachment eviction system was also organised at Shimla for the field and office functionaries of Shimla and Rampur Circle.
This programme was presided over by Principal Chief Conservator of Forests Ajay Sharma.
DFOs, ACFs, Range officers, Forest Guards, office assistants and data entry operators were given a detailed training on how to maintain a data base on the encroachments detected.>