Gangtok, April 30(IPR): Hon’ble Chief Minister Shri Prem Singh Tamang (Golay), in the presence of IPR Minister Shri L.N. Sharma launched the State Portal www.sikkimgovtfeedback.org developed by Information & Public Relations Department here at Samman Bhawan today.
The launching programme had the presence of Secretary,IPR, Ms Namrata Thapa and Director IPR, Mrs Benu Gurung.
Secretary IPR Ms Namrata Thapa explained the objective of the portal and the features available.
The Portal has been created with an intention to obtain feedback/suggestions/opinion from the public with regard to different Government schemes, the functioning of the Government, general administration etc.
The inputs received from the public will be documented and screened by a team of officials in the Department, which will then be forwarded to the respective departments for taking necessary action.
This mechanism is aimed at understanding the opinions/ views / perspectives of the public on different Government schemes and programmes.
The Hon’ble Chief Minister congratulated the Department for coming up with this mechanism and said that this would ensure transparency in the functioning of the Government. He added that the online portal would be an interface between the Government and the people.