The State Government of Himachal Pradesh initiated its RFD implementation process with two workshops – (i) on June 24-25, 2011 and (ii) on July 27, 2011 at Shimla. The first workshop was inaugurated by Hon’ble Chief Minister Shri Prem Kumar Dhumal, and the second workshop was inaugurated by the Chief Secretary, Mrs. Rajwant Sandhu. The workshops were attended by senior officers of the State as well officials from the State Public Sector Undertakings. The State Planning Department is the nodal department for RFD in the State of Himachal Pradesh.
The State Government of Himachal Pradesh has successfully implemented RFD in the State in the years 2011-12 and 2012-13. The State Government also brought out RFD Compendium for the year 2011-12. After final evaluation of the RFDs for 2011-12, the results were communicated by the Planning Department to all the departments of the State.