The Chief Minister of Assam Sarbananda Sonowal has launched a new web portal 'Assam Darpan' on Friday. People can find the details of Government schemes and projects on this portal. The platform has been developed by the National Informatics Centre (NIC), Ministry of Electronics & Information Technology as a part of the 'Digital India' programme. In the first phase, it includes 15 Government Schemes to provide the details in English and Assamese Language.
The schemes included in portal are National Food Security Act (NFSA), Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana (PMUY), Amar Dukan, Deendayal Gram Jyoti Yojana, MGNREGS, Pradhan Mantri Gram Sadak Yojana (PMGSY), Swachh Bharat Mission (Gramin), eDistrict Services, Atal Amrit Abhiyan, Fasal Bima Yojna, Land Records, Registration, Chief Ministers Free Diagnostic Services, Vahan and National Rural Livelihood Mission (NRLM).
The CM Sonowal said that "Assam Darpan is an important step taken by the government for open, transparent and accountable governance where details of key programmes and projects are made available to the people". It has been developed as the CM's Dashboard where citizens will be able to see the progress of the flagship schemes of the government and also, it helps in measuring the outcome and impact of the schemes for taking appropriate and timely decisions and actions.