Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday attended the valedictory session of Assistant Secretaries (2017 IAS batch) at New Delhi.
The officers made several presentations to the Prime Minister on themes ranging from Transforming Aspirational Districts to Governance Solutions for Transparency and Faster Delivery.
The Prime Minister encouraged the officers to be receptive towards new ideas, new concepts and perspectives. One should take feedback from multiple sources, analyze them and incorporate them, PM Modi said.
He asked the officers to strive for continuous learning and to foster curiosity.
Interacting with officers, Prime Minister Modi said that maintaining service orientation is paramount for a civil servant as it will bring out neutrality.
Emphasizing on the importance of public participation, he urged the young officers to encourage collective efforts for effective implementation of government schemes. He exhorted the officers to imbibe the best experiences they had during the course of being Assistant Secretary.
Modi appreciated the young officers for their presentations and wished them the best for their roles ahead.
“Your success is important for the nation. Your success can transform the lives of many people”, PM Modi said