“Aaple Sarkar” The Maharashtra State, Public Grievance Redressal Portal Receives “Skoch Award” for Smart Governance

October 2, 2015 Published by: Deepa Ranganathan

“Aaple Sarkar” Bags the Smart Governance Award at Skoch Awards

New Delhi, India- “Aaple Sarkar” Maharastra State Government’s Public Grievance Redressal Portal has added yet another feather to its flock. At the 41st Skoch Summit held on the 22nd and 23rd of September 2015, Aaple Sarkar was felicitated with the Skoch Award for Smart Governance.

The Skoch Summit was dedicated to transformative governance initiatives, and the public grievance redressal portal was appreciated for its efforts towards ensuring transparency between government and citizens. After being appreciated for being the “egovernance initiative of the year” at the eLets 2015 awards ceremony held at Goa, the portal bagged its second appreciation in the form of smart initiative.

The application designed and developed by Silver Touch Technologies Ltd. composes of mobile app, a portal and a backend system, which enables mobility and transparency thus guiding the whole grievance redressal system.

“This award is a testament of the hard work and dedication that has gone into creating this portal, and making the whole “Aaple Sarkar” project a success” Spokesperson, Aaple Sarkar Project

Currently, the first phase of the portal has been launched. By early next year, the second and final phase of the project would be initiated too which will take the Public Grievance System to the grass roots level.

About Silver Touch

Silver Touch Technologies Ltd. an offshore web development company and a global IT solution provider, offers a wide range of IT services focusing on Software Development, E-Commerce, Web Design & Development, Search Engine Optimization, Mobile Application Development, IT Infrastructure Management, System Integration, Network Management, Portal Development and more. Accredited with CMMi5, ISO 9001:2008, ISO 27001 and ISO 20000 certifications, it delivers comprehensive software solutions and services of utmost quality by adopting the latest technologies. Headquartered in Ahmedabad – India, it has business development centers at various locations in India including International Centers in US, UK, Australia, France, Sweden and Germany. Having served a broad spectrum of industry verticals, it has bagged many prestigious awards. For more information, visit us at www.silvertouch.com

About Skoch Summit

The 46th Skoch Summit held at New Delhi India was based on the transformative governance theme. The basic aim of this summit was to introduce the fact that growth is more sustainable only when states become smarter and the economic performance and government standards improve. In this summit, state governments and their acts towards strengthening egovernance initiatives were appreciated.

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“Aaple Sarkar” Bags the Smart Governance Award at Skoch Awards

“Aaple Sarkar” Maharashtra State Government’s public grievance redressal portal bagged the smart governance award at the 46th Skoch Summit held on the 22nd and 23rd of September at New Delhi. This portal addresses the grievances of the public, and ensures complete transparency between the citizens and the government. It is an initiative to reach out to the citizens, and help them in the most convenient and mobile format.

The 46th Skoch Summit was based on the transformative governance theme, which recognized all the efforts put together to help improve the governance and leadership capabilities of the different states. The summit established the fact that smart governance will help towards sustained growth of the cities.