Directorate of Field Publicity  Raipur   

Aims & Objectives


  VISION:   Directorate of Field Publicity (DFP) envisages direct contact with people so that information about plans, programmes, schemes, policies and achievements of Government of India is delivered to them at their doorsteps and also at their convenience; to take immediate direct feedback from the people back to the Government; to improve effective two-way information flow between the Government of India and the people; improve people’s participation by making informed choices in development activities planned by the Union Government for their benefit. In effect, DFP envisions to become a world class messenger in interpersonal communication mode between the Government of India and the people thereby creating a better informed society

 MISSION:   DFP strives to intensify its contact with people, initially in remote, rural, tribal, backward and media shadow areas, through setting up of information delivery mechanism in every district of the country and alternatively through other modes by enlisting people’s participation as field communicators on behalf of DFP in the process creating more work opportunities; to use modern technology for further strengthening benefits of interpersonal communication; to empower more and more people with information to help improve the quality of their lives. DFP is the only Directorate of the Government of India engaged in interpersonal communication with the common man.

  OBJECTIVES:    To project plans, programmes, schemes, policies and achievements of Government of India by bringing its men and material face to face with the people and to inform them about the plans and schemes formulated for their benefit.

 • To educate people about the fundamental national values like democracy, socialism, secularism and communal harmony and to reinforce their faith in them through constant personal contacts.

• To establish rapport with the people at the grass root level for their active participation in the developmental activities as also to mobilize public opinion in favour of implementation of welfare and developmental programmes.

• To gather people’s reactions to the programmes and policies of the Government and their implementation and to report them back for appropriate action and course corrective measures, wherever required.

   FUNCTIONS:   Through its present 207 Field Units spread across the country, DFP carries out routine and special awareness campaigns on various programmes and policies of Ministries and Departments of Union Government. Being a field organization, DFP seeks to disseminate information, generate awareness and bring about attitudinal change in the people towards Union Government’s plans and programmes. DFP collects feedback from the people about various initiatives and policies of the Government. DFP thus acts as a bridge between the people and the Government in the true sense. The public awareness activities of DFP are organized in collaboration and coordination with Central and State Government, People’s Representatives, PRIs, Opinion Leaders, Local NGOs and institutions working to facilitate various developmental and social welfare programmes of the Government.

    

Highlights
 
May 2017: All 11 units of RO Raipur region telecast/broadcast PM's MANN KI BAAT live on April 30, 2017 in villages of their district and held a discussion with the villagers on how to put into practice what the PM said in his address to the people.Units in LWE districts like Jagdalpur, Kanker,Balaghat and Ambikapur saw villagers come in large numbers to listen to the PM's MANN KI BAAT. Prime Minister's app used a photo of DFP Jagdalpur field program in village Badedewra district Bastar of PM's MANN KI BAAT of April 30, 2017. From May 15, 2017 all 11 units of RO Raipur region have begun field programs on completion of 3 years of Govt. This campaign will last for one month and success stories of people who have benefited from Govt of India's flagship schemes are being recorded. Mandla unit of DFP Raipur region participated in the Narmada Seva Yatra which saw a huge turnout of people.DFP Mandla held programs on Swacchh Bharat
All 11 units of RO Raipur did field programs LIVE on PM's MANN KI BAAT. All through the month units did field programs called JAN KI BAAT World Environment Day was observed by units by holding rallies distributing saplings for planting in villages DFP Jabalpur did a field program on World Menstrual Hygiene Day on May 28 that.Two days workshop was held in Raipur on 13 & 14 June. The workshop was inaugurated by former Minister of State for I&B, Ramesh Bais. 10 SOPs organized in June 2017
September 2017 All 11 units of RO Raipur conducted field programs on Sept 27 where PM's MANN KI BAAT was shown live in districts of Chhattisgarh and Eastern MP,from LWE blocks to remote tribal hamlets. Units in Ambikapur, Jagdalpur , Durg and Mandla organised SOP's on SANKALP SE SIDDHI, from August 28 to August 31, 2017, which saw participation of people in large numbers and students participated in sports competitions like kabbadi, and volley ball. Pledge to build NEW INDIA by 2022 was taken by all those present on this occasion. national Nutrition Week was observed by all units of RO Raipur from Sept 1 to 7.Field programs were organised in anganwadis,schools, gram panchayats to spread awareness about proper diet for expectant mothers,adolescent girls and children and the ill effects of malnutrition. There is an increase in swine flu,H1N1,cases in many districts of Chhattisgarh and Eastern MP. Units of RO Raipur conducted field programs during this period to educate and create awareness about simple steps and precautions that if taken can prevent deaths from the H1N1 virus.
DFP, Raipur setup a stall at the Rajim Kumbh Mela which is visited by lakhs of people every year. This is the first time that DFP setup a stall in the Rajim Kumbh Mela. People who visited the stall were informed about the various welfare schemes of the Government of India. They were advised how to use mobile phone for making digital payment. To mark World Cancer Day on February 4, a series of field programme & awareness camps were organised by Jabalpur unit.
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