Source: News Bharati English28 Sep 2016 18:23:52
New Delhi, Sept 28: Prime Minister Narendra Modi today interacted with officials of government through PRAGATI - the ICT-based, multi-modal platform for Pro-Active Governance and Timely Implementation.
He was interacting with the officials of government through PRAGATI - the ICT-based, multi-modal platform for Pro-Active Governance and Timely Implementation.
PRAGATI is a unique integrating and interactive platform. The platform is aimed at addressing common man’s grievances, and simultaneously monitoring and reviewing important programmes and projects of the Government of India as well as State Governments.
Prime Minister Modi reviewed the progress towards handling and resolution of grievances related to income tax administration. He directed officials for setting up the mechanism for dealing with the issues of income tax. He urged the officials to use technology to the maximum extent possible, to ensure speedy resolution of issues.
Prime Minister reviewed the progress towards implementation of the Pradhan Mantri Khanij Kshetra Kalyan Yojana. He urged concerned officials to work towards a uniform set of processes and procedures for utilization of the funds, so as to benefit the backward communities, including tribals, in the mineral rich districts.
He also reviewed the progress of vital infrastructure projects in the road, railway and power sectors, spread over several states including Rajasthan, Assam, Meghalaya, Sikkim, West Bengal, Maharashtra, Odisha, Jharkhand, Bihar, Uttar Pradesh, Uttarakhand, and Jammu and Kashmir.
This was the fifteenth meeting of PRAGATI which was chaired by Prime Minister, Narendra Modi