The Chief Minister(CM) of Andhra Pradesh(AP) Shri Yeduguri Sandinti Jagan Mohan Reddy launched the Citizens’ help centre, to register complaints of bribery in government offices and make AP, a corruption-free state. A toll-free number 14400 to receive complaints related to corruption was launched by the CM. Investigation after registration of complaints will be completed within 15-30 days.
- Posters in Telugu and English were also released to bring awareness among the public on the helpline.“Let’s join hands to eradicate corruption and the like” is the main slogan on the poster.
- Help centres were launched in collaboration between the Anti-Corruption Bureau (ACB) of the state and the Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad (IIM-A) in Gujarat. The IIM-A team is expected to submit its report regarding the structural issues in government departments in February 2020.
- Minister for municipal administration Botcha Satyanarayana and Director General of Police(DGP) Goutham Sawang were present during the event.