Minister for Implementation of Land Revenue record on Fast Track basis
Islamabad, August 02, 2013 (PPI-OT): A meeting regarding the review of PSDP IT Projects of Pakistan Computer Bureau (PCB) and Electronic Government Directorate (EGD) was held here today under the chairmanship of Anusha Rahman Ahmad Khan, Minister of State for IT.
She directed for the implementation on fast track basis of Land Revenue Record Management System (LRRMIS) being deployed in the Capital. It is worth mentioning that during the last month 265097 records have been digitized in the system on the direction of the Minister.
The Minister expressed serious reservations about delays in the IT projects implemented by both departments across the country. She said that in the past PCB and EGD focused on the procurement of hardware instead of development of software’s.
She further directed that PCB and EGD may only continue the useful and productive IT Projects and close, the delayed IT projects since many years, within 1st Quarter of the current financial years in order to pay the pending liabilities
Moreover, the Minister was informed that the Online Tracking System for Locomotives and Freight Wagons of Pakistan Railways (OTS) software has been developed and installed at Pakistan Railways H/Qs for the testing purpose. In this regard, the Chairperson directed that EGD management should keep close liaison with the Ministry of Railways for its successful and in-time completion.
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