National e-Governance Plan pilot project in 18 districts
As a part of the Centre's National e-Governance Plan (NeGP), Berhampur in Ganjam district is going will become the first tehsil of Orissa to launch the fully computerized e-district project. The rolling out of the project would ensure quick delivery of services and transparency in all administrative works.
The project would ensure quick and timely issue of various certificates, operation of the public distribution system (PDS), disbursement of pensions and some other services. It would also aid in addressing the public grievances and applications under the Right to Information (RTI).
Mayurbhanj and Ganjam districts of Orissa are two of the 18 districts of the country which have been selected for the e-district project on a pilot basis.