Imphal: Under E-Municipality as a service E-MASS of AMRUT (Atal Mission for Rejuvenation and Urban Transformation), three online services including ‘Booking and Payment of Desludging Tanks’; ‘Registration of Birth’ and ‘Registration of Death’ was launched Tuesday at City Convention Centre, Imphal.
On the occasion, Commissioner (MAHUD), Government of Manipur M. Joy Singh; Director (MAHUD), Manipur Robert Kshetrimayum; Senior Technical Director & SIO, NIC, Manipur Laishram Shyamjit Singh; Consultant ( MAHUD) Nepram Gitkumar Singh and Chief Town Planner/ State Mission Director ( AMRUT) Town Planning Department, Manipur Yumnam Narmada Devi attended as chief guest, guests of honour and president respectively.
Addressing the gathering, M. Joy Singh hoped that by launching the three online services the corporation will able to bring in more transparency by avoiding middlemen. Also it can save time and effort of the citizens as well as the service provider since it will work for 24 X 7. Joy said that it will bring in more revenue to the government and an individual can apply from his/ her home. Commissioner (MAHUD) expressed his desire for the implementation of an online service for ‘Registration of Shops and Establishment’ in the near future.
Government officials, staff of the urban local bodies, representatives of municipal councils also participated in Tuesday’s programme which was organized by the Town Planning Department, Government of Manipur.
It may be mentioned that the services can be availed from the Service Plus website (serviceonline.gov.in).
Registration (New User) should be done to apply for the desired service. Any citizen who wants to avail the services can create his/her account and apply for the offered services. Opening a User’s account not only helps in applications but also helps in knowing the service status. The online services have been developed by the National Informatics Centre, Manipur under funding by the Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs, Government of India. These online services were developed by using the Service Plus Application of NIC, Delhi.