Behtar e-Hukumat – Kashmir Aelamia

With reference to the “Behtar e-Hukumat – Kashmir Aelamia”, consider the following statements:

1. It was adopted on July 2, 2021 in the Regional Conference on Replication of Good Governance Practices held at Srinagar.
2. With the completion Jammu & Kashmir will become the first Union Territory in the country to have Good Governance Index.

Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

A. 1 only
B. 2 only
C. Both 1 and 2
D. Neither 1 nor 2

Answer: Both 1 and 2

Explanation: Union Home and Cooperation Minister Amit Shah released the District Good Governance Index for 20 Districts of UT of Jammu and Kashmir on January 22, 2022.

It will be released in a function organized jointly by Department of Administrative Reforms & Public Grievances (DARPG), GOI and Jammu & Kashmir Institute of Management, Public Administration & Rural Development in association with the Centre for Good Governance, Hyderabad.

The District Good Governance Index of Jammu and Kashmir was prepared by DARPG in collaboration with Government of Jammu and Kashmir in pursuance of the announcements made in the “Behtar e-Hukumat – Kashmir Aelamia” resolution adopted on July 2, 2021 in the Regional Conference on Replication of Good Governance Practices held at Srinagar.

The exercise on formulation of District Good Governance Index was set in motion in July, 2021 which has now been completed and Jammu & Kashmir will become the first Union Territory in the country to have Good Governance Index.

During the occasion, a presentation on formulation of District Good Governance Index will be made by Centre for Good Governance, Hyderabad.

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