The Water Supply & Sanitation Minister Punjab Tript Rajinder Singh Bajwa has directed the officials of the department to release the pending incentives of the Master Motivators & Motivators without any delay. The delegation of the Motivators working under Swacch India Swacch Punjab met the water supply & Sanitation Minister here today in his office at Punjab Civil Secretariat to discuss their demands. Water Supply and Sanitation Minister issued orders to the senior officers of the department to conduct an inquiry into the matter and action must be initiated if any district or block level officer found deliberately delaying incentives of the motivators. He asked the officers to submit the report regarding this within two days.It was also decided in the meeting that the Motivators would submit a district wise report with full details regarding their pending incentives to the head office of the department by March 1.
The senior officials of the department assured that genuine pending incentives would be released within a month after the submission of the report by the motivators.Sympathetically considering the demand for monthly salary to Motivators, the Water Supply and Sanitation Minister assured that he would take up this matter for consideration in the Cabinet and also speak to the Chief Minister.During the meeting, the Water Supply Minister, Mr. Bajwa also appealed to the Motivators to perform their duty with full sincerity & dedication and complete their targets before time. In addition, he also clarified that motivators would be continued on their performance.Among others present on the occasion included Secretary of Water Supply and Sanitation, Mrs. Jaspreet Talwar, Director Ashwani Kumar and Additional Secretary Mr. Mohammad Ishfaq.