THE LIGHT OF ANDAMANS | ISSUE 28 | 2 MAR 2012
e-Dweep CSCs Create Record with 22000 Transactions
A media team comprising representatives from print and electronic media along with the Director of Press Information Bureau arrived at Port Blair to review the implementation of Information technology related programmes, especially e dweep project under national e governance programme in the islands.
The head of the team and Director for the Ministry of communication and Information Technology, Press Information Bureau(PIB) Bhupendra Kaintola informed that Common Service Centres known as e dweep kendras functioning in different parts of these islands made a new record of 22000 transactions during the last month and secured first position, while other states including Kerala and Karnataka recorded less than 20,000 transactions during the same month. To high light the remarkable achievements made under this Pioneering IT project in the national media, the Press Information Bureau organized this press tour with the participation of leading daily the Hindu, news agency PTI and Doordarshan News.