Kejriwal to review dept works after office hours; officials irked

New Delhi: Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal’s directive to all department heads to do a presentation of their work after office hours has left many officials fuming.

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind KejriwalPhoto : AFP
Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal
Photo : AFP

The review of their work, which for the last two days was being done between 10.30 am and 1.30 pm in three shifts, will now have to be done between 6 pm and 10 pm from today.

“After the government’s new move, officials, who come to office at 10 am, will now be able to leave after 10 pm,” a senior official rued.

As the Chief Minister reviews departments works till late in the evening, officials from finance and revenue departments will also have to be present there, the official said.