Balochistan’s CM Allots Rs 51.075 Million For An E-Service Center In Quetta

“By establishing an e-service center, it will be possible to provide better services to the citizens in a short time and increase the government’s revenue”, CM Balochistan.

Balochistan's CM Allots Rs 51-075 Million For An E-Service Center In Quetta

“By establishing an e-service center, it will be possible to provide better services to the citizens in a short time and increase the government’s revenue”, CM Balochistan.

Chief Minister Balochistan approved the establishment of an e- service center under the Department of Science and Information Technology (IT) in Quetta and gave approval for releasing of Rs 51.075 million for the project.

He approved the summary sent by the Department of Science and Technology and said the project was an important step towards good governance as it would help ensuring transparency.

“By establishing an e-service center, it will be possible to provide better services to the citizens in a short time and increase the government’s revenue”, he added.

E-services (electronic services) are services which make use of information and communication technologies (ICTs). The three main components of e-services are: service provider, service receiver and the channels of service delivery.
With respect to public e-service, public agencies are the service provider and citizens as well as businesses are the service receiver. For public e-service the internet is the main channel of e-service delivery while other classic channels (e.g. telephone, call center, public kiosk, mobile phone, television) are also considered.

The CM said under the e-service project, 20 online services would be provided to the citizens under one roof, adding that the formation of the center would improve the execution of government affairs directly related to the people.

In Pakistan E services are limited but increasing day by day, On peoples demands, Government organizations are working rapidly to provide best online services to Pakistani users.

Many E sahulat apps and websites are launched till now with great functionalities like EasyPaisa, E-sahulat Nadra and All Network packages App.

He said that the Public Sector Development Program (PSDP) of the current financial year included plans to establish e-service centers in Quetta, Gwadar, Khuzdar and Loralai.

“The establishment of e-service centers is another important achievement of the current government under the leadership of Balochistan Chief Minister Mir Abdul Quddus Bizenjo”, he noted.

Originally published at Urdu Point