Punjab Municipal Infrastructure Development Company (PMIDC) has won the ‘Janaagraha City Governance Awards’, 2020 under Best Civic Agency category for ‘Municipal E-Governance Project’ in India.
The winners have been chosen by an eminent jury comprising Amitabh Kant (NITI Aayog), Ashutosh Varshney (Brown University), Niranjan Rajadhyaksha (columnist and economist, IDFC Institute), Sanjeev Chopra IAS (Director, LBSNAA), Yamini Aiyar (Centre for Policy Research) and SK Das IAS Retd. (Chair of Jury, Member of Janaagraha’s Governing Board).
Disclosing this here today in press statement, Local Government Minister Mr. Brahm Mohindra said that at present, more than various 50 municipal services under 8 service modules (Water, Sewerage, Property Tax, Fire NOC, Trade License, Public Grievance Redressal, Double Entry Accounting system, Miscellaneous Collections etc) have been made online. Such services are being provided to citizens of Punjab through multiple channels like Web portal, Mobile App, and WhatsApp.