Ranchi: State government has made it mandatory for the staff of all government private schools and anganbari centres of the state to make use of biometric system of attendance.
The biometric system has been mandatory in the state secretariat and various other offices of the state government. This has led to an increase in the attendance of employees.
The former Chief Secretary of Jharkhand RS Sharma had made the system compulsory during his tenure. Now timely arrival of government officials has become a fact due to the vigilance being kept on their arrival and departure.
With the introduction of the biometric system, timely attendance of students will be ensured in government schools. School management will also get foodgrains and other necessaries for the midday meal as per attendance of children.