LODHRAN - The revenue staff should make strenuous efforts to achieve revenue recovery target and no corruption or slackness will be tolerated in this regard.

District Coordination Officer Shahid Niaz while presiding over a meeting held to review pace of revenue recovery, stressed that the officials were duty bound to strive hard for hundred percent recovery of revenue in all circumstances. He directed the revenue officers to facilitate the public by removing all sort of hurdles that caused unnecessary delays, adding that no negligence would be tolerated in the performance of duty. He pointed out that continuity of development was linked with recovery of revenue and the officials should release this fact to ensure effective recovery of all kind of govt taxes.

On the occasion, revenue officers and Assistant Commissioners of all three subdivisions presented record of their respective areas. DCO Niaz warned the revenue officers that those fell behind the target would have to face the action for the slackness. He directed the officers that under the SBP directives, every revenue officer should ensure hundred percent recover agricultural income tax and arrears, adding that the officers should produce the relevant record in the next meeting.

The DCO also directed officers of the land revenue record centres facilitate the public in resolution of their complaints and asked them to maintain all revenue record accurate.