BHUBANESWAR: Even as the performance review of different departments by Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik has come to an end, the State Government has approved adoption of the results framework document (RFD) for evaluation and monitoring of work of departments.
A high power committee headed by the Chief Secretary has been constituted by the State Government for review and finalisation of RFDs during the beginning of the financial year. The committee will also prepare performance evaluation reports at the end of the financial year.
The other members of the committee include the Development Commissioner, Additional Chief Secretary (Finance), Principal Secretary in the Higher Education Department, Regional Director of Reserve Bank of India (RBI), Bhubaneswar and Director of Xavier Institute of Management. Special Secretary in Planning and Coordination Department has been appointed as the convenor of the committee.
Besides reviewing the performance of every department, the committee will also undertake review of progressive achievement in implementation of RFD in one or more departments during the year, if necessary.
The meetings of the committee will be convened as per requirement to complete the assigned functions within the agreed time limit. The Development Commissioner will preside over the meetings in absence of the Chief Secretary. The committee will evolve its own procedure and format for carrying out the performance evaluation.