Virendra Singh Rawat
Lucknow / August 8, 2019
Union minister of state (independent charge) for development of North Eastern Region Jitendra Singh today inaugurated the 22nd National Conference on e-Governance 2019 in Shillong, Meghalaya.
The event is being attended by senior government officers from across India, researchers and eminent personalities from the IT sector.
Singh proposed the Conference adopted a ‘Shillong Declaration on e-Governance’ so that vital takeaways from the different sessions could be followed up going forward.
He observed the ease of governance would only be possible through ‘minimum government and maximum governance’ route.Singh said his ministry was keeping up with the pace of digitisation and service delivery through electronic means. “It has constantly engaged itself with promoting e-Governance initiatives that are being taken up by the North Eastern states.