The Government of india has undertaken the development of a State Portal under the "Pro-poor IT initiative" program. Taking this further, the government, is launching the computerization of key departments to enable the provisioning of online services.
Gov.india is now launching a program to computerize Social Welfare Department for better delivery of services to the people to enhance the effectiveness, transparency and accountability in the process of the government / departments in near year . At this point of time GoUP is looking at Application development, testing and implementation at selection location, whereas down- streaming work has to be carried out by other resources later.
The value of the information and the effectiveness of the decision making process are directly related to the quality of the information and the manner in which it is made available Government of Uttarakhand believes that Computerization will enable the Department of Social Welfare (DSW) to have timely and accurate information on the status of all its activities. The information reduces uncertainty by helping to identify and analyze problems, and create strategies to overcome them may then be prepared and implemented.