The Department of Information and
Public Relations which is also known as
JANASANYOG has been working as the mouthpiece of the
Government to reach to the people and to inform the Government
regarding the public opinion. The Department is the linkage
between the Government machinery and the people.
Administrative Set-up of the Department
The following administrative Establishments of the Department of
Information and Public Relations are in existence in Dima Hasao
to administer, supervise and look after the day to day
activities of the Department.
1. Office of the Additional Director of
Information and Public Relations (Hills), Assam, Haflong
The office is situated at Upper Bageter and was established in
the year 1980 as the Zonal Head of North Cachar Hills and Karbi
Anglong District for looking after the implementation of
departmental activities. At that time, the responsibility of the
office was planning, budgetary works and administrative works
for both the Hill Districts of Assam. Later on as per MoU
agreement in the year 1996, this office became the Zonal Head of
the Department in Dima Hasao and in respect of the Karbi Anglong
District, this office only controls the Non Salary Components
under the Non Plan Sector.
2. Office of the
District Information and Public Relations Officer (DIPRO),
District Information and Public Relations Officer (DIPRO) is
responsible for implementation of the objectives of the
Department in the District. The office was established in the
year 1979 and the office is situated at the Old Dak Bunglow
Building at Haflong in the office campus of Deputy Commissioner.
3. Office of the Sub Divisional
Information and Public Relations Officer (SDIPRO), Maibang
At the Sub-Divisional level the responsibility lays with the Sub
Divisional Information and Public Relations Officer (SDIPRO).
The office was established in the year 1993 and is situated in a
rented house at Maibang near Maibang Police Station.