Role and Functions :
The Department of Information & Public Relations play a vital role in publicizing the various schemes and projects undertaken by the government for the welfare of the people. Its function may be briefly indicated as below:-
Organisational setup :
At the field levels,the District Public Relations Officers head the District and the Sub-Divisional Public Relations Officers head the Sub-Division units respectively and is assisted by one U.D.A,an L.D.A.Besides,we have one operator,one handyman,one peon cum chowkidar,Driver who is presently engaged at the Directorate and one casual worker.
|Sl No||Names||Designation||Contact Nos|
|1||Smt.S.K.Phanbuh||Sub-Divisional Public Relations Officer, Sohra Sub-Division.||8974007697|
|5||Mr.F.Rumnong||Peon cum Chowkidar|
Reports / Publication :
Advertisements:According to the new advertisement Policy that has been adopted by the Government of Meghalaya,all government advertisements meant for publication in the newspaper should be sent to the Directorate which is the nodal authority for suitable issue to the newspapers.No advertisement will be issue directly to any newspaper by any department or their subordinate offices.
Therefore all official advertisements intended for publication in the newspaper may please be sent to the Directorate indicating in their forwarding Memos, the numbers of newspapers namely daily,bi-weekly- or weekly where the advertisement is desired to be published and the numbers of insertion in each newspaper.
The Directorate will select the names of the newspaper from the panel of appoved newspapers and the practice of sending advertisements directly to the newspapers for publication as well as stating the names of the newspaper by the department to which they were to be sent should be discontinued.
Press Release / Events :
Citizen centric services / Information :
Issuing of Press Releases on activities,achievements and initiatives undertaken by different government Departments.
Major projects and Schemes :
In the absence of our own department plans and schemes we have to focus mainly on other developmental departments activities. The department is entrusted with the responsibility of organising Special Inter-active Programmes once a year at all field levels.
Government Tenders :
Message from Minister :