Meghalaya Chief Minister Conrad K
Sangma today said the government has envisaged a roadmap to
enhance the delivery mechanism, where services for the benefit
of the people are addressed through different means including
adoption of technology.
Delivering a speech after inaugurating a workshop on
enterprise architecture for North Eastern states here, the CM
underlined the importance of e-governance and satellite based
technology to assess flood and other natural calamities and
design a response system to tackle the challenge of such
As politicians and government servants, we should have
a single agenda to serve the people. Our intervention has to
be effective to ensure that best possible, fastest and most
efficient system is adopted for a transparent and accountable
monitoring of schemes and projects for the welfare of the
people, the Chief Minister said.
The government has embarked on a mission for digital
transformation but the challenge lies in sensitization. Unless
and until the public is sensitized on available technology,
its effective use will be negated, Sangma said.
He told the gathering that through video conference the
government was holding review meetings with DCs of all
districts in the state every second Tuesday of the month to
discuss and chart out measure for effective implementation of
schemes and programmes.
The tech-savvy Chief Minister also elaborated on the
importance of IT in governance and an approach for result
oriented IT enabled services for the welfare of common good.
The objective of the workshop was to chart out a long
term vision for India as a Digital Enterprise.
The workshop focused on digital transformation
initiatives as a move towards one citizen one government
vision and build India as a digital enterprise - and was
organised by the North Eastern Council (NEC) in collaboration
with National Informatics Centre (NIC).(This story has not been edited by Devdiscourse staff and is auto-generated from a syndicated feed.)