Prime Minister Narendra Modi has shown the country how modern tools of information and communication technology (ICT) can give a filip to governance. Over the last few months has been trying PRAGATI from his office in the Raisina Hills and interacting with bureaucrats and policy-makers across the country…

NEW DELHI, MAY 24, 2017: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday chaired his 19th interaction through PRAGATI – the ICT-based, multi-modal platform for “Pro-Active Governance and Timely Implementation”.

The Prime Minister reviewed the progress towards handling and resolution of grievances related to postal services. He asserted that the importance of postal services is on the rise again. He sought to know what changes have been made in procedures, and what action has been taken against officers responsible for lapses. He stressed on the importance of human resource management, systemic improvement, and infrastructure strengthening in the Department of Posts.

The Prime Minister reviewed the progress of vital infrastructure projects in the railway, road and power sectors, spread over several states including Himachal Pradesh, Haryana, Uttarakhand, Uttar Pradesh, Andhra Pradesh, Karnataka, Tamil Nadu, Odisha, Madhya Pradesh and Maharashtra.

Mr. Modi comprehensively reviewed the “Crime and Criminal Tracking Network and Systems” (CCTNS). He urged the States to accord high priority to this network, so that maximum benefit could be taken from it, in the interest of law and order, and bringing criminals to justice.

“During today’s PRAGATI session we reviewed issues relating to the postal services & progress of infra projects,” Mr. Modi tweeted on his handle @narendramodi and shared the picture of the meeting.

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