The Special Campaign 2.0 for Disposal of Pending Matters and Swachhata Drive was launched on 1 October, and was implemented till 31 October.
“The objectives of the campaign were to minimize pendency, institutionalize swachhata, strengthen internal monitoring mechanism, train officers in records management, digitize physical records for improved records management and to bring all ministries/departments on one single digital platform," said health ministry in a statement.
During the campaign period, 21,600 files were reviewed, 8,416 public grievances and their appeals were redressed, over 1,100 cleanliness campaign were conducted and approximately 21000 sq. ft. space has been freed and Rs. 4,06,315 revenues have been generated, stated the ministry.
Third party evaluations will take place between 14 November and 30 November which will be followed by presentations of best practices on good governance day to be celebrated in December.
Mandaviya said tremendous enthusiasm was being witnessed in the ministry of health and its attached, subordinate offices and autonomous bodies for institutionalizing Swachhata and Minimizing pendency.
This year the Special Campaign 2.0 was also implemented in remote outstation offices, attached and Subordinate offices and Autonomous Bodies, besides citizen centric swachhata initiatives.