Government to launch a slew of e-governance projects
February 01, 2018|ETtech|Full Article
The government will implement a slew of e-governance projects to made its functioning more transparent and efficient apart from increasing the ease for citizens. In line with the Narendra Modi government's thrust on digital, finance minister Arun Jaitley announced a host of technology driven projects in areas such as budgeting, depositing fees and fines among others.
The Government is transforming method of disposal of its business by introduction of e-office and other e-governance initiatives in central Ministries and Departments," Jaitley said which presenting the Budget 2018-19 in the Parliament.
The initiatives include a web-based Government Integrated Financial Management Information System (GIFMIS), administered by Controller General of Accounts, for budgeting, accounting, expenditure and cash management for more effective fiscal management of Government.