Himachal Wins e-Panchayat Puraskar 2020
On 24 June, Himachal Pradesh state panchayati raj department for securing first prize under e-Panchayat Puraskar-2020, given by the Union ministry of panchayati raj. Himachal Pradesh has been selected for this award for effective implementation of the e-application developed by the Centre and other applications developed by the state government.
All the 3,226 panchayats of the Himachal Pradesh have been provided internet facility and people can access various services online. He said that various services such as family register, registration of birth, death and marriages are registered online in the panchayats.
More Details about Himachal Pradesh:
Governor: Bandaru Dattatreya
Capitals: Shimla (Summer), Dharamshala (Winter)
Chief minister: Jai Ram Thakur