Effective public service delivery through innovative governance knowledge exchange
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GRAMSAT: Connecting government with people in Orissa
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GRAMSAT: A Technology driven e-governance strategy for Rural Development
GRAMSAT: A Technology driven e-governance strategy for Rural Development
'GRAMSAT' is an e-governance tool used by government development programmes to communicate to the people and provide information about self-development in Orissa. It has been replicated in many parts of the country because of its sustainabi

The GRAMSAT project is an e-governance strategy to ensure government’s developmental and social welfare programmes are communicated to the people by trained government officials, The officials address the developmental requirements at the local Panchayat and Block levels, making relevant information available in a responsive manner. Through broadcast of various government developmental schemes and social well-being programmes, the project has helped in maintaining transparency, increasing efficiency and fixing accountability of Orissa administration. The interactive training programme through ‘GRAMSAT’ has facilitated various government departments - such as: revenue, commerce, transport, law, rural development, health and family welfare, water resource, SC/ST development, Panchayati Raj, fishery and animal resource, in reaching out to the people and to various NGOs engaged in developmental projects. This has facilitated the participation of the local people in the programmes initiated by the government.

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