Efficiency of public sector departments through IT use top priority: Ziaullah
PESHAWAR: Advisor to Chief Minister on Science and Information Technology, Ziaullah Bangash on Friday said that increasing efficiency and ensuring transparency in government departments through maximum use of IT was one of the key priority areas of PTI government. Talking to APP, he said that Chief Minister Mahmood Khan approved one-year action plan of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Information Technology Board (KPITB) as part of digital revolution in the province. Giving details of the action plan, the advisor said that it includes several digital governance initiatives that will be launched over the next one year. He said that under the plan, various public services being provided by different govt departments, including domicile certificate, birth certificate, driving licence and motor car registration would be digitalised. After completion of back-end digitalisation, these services will be provided to the citizens under same roof through the Citizens Facilitation Centres so that people would not need to visit various offices to avail the services, he added. - APP