As a part of 5T Initiative of Odisha Government, two mobile applications were launched to enhance transparency in governance at Kharvela Bhavan.
Two mobile applications known as – Mo Jungle and Know Your Forest Land were launched as a part of the 5T Initiative of Odisha Government and aim at enhancing transparency in governance. The mobile applications were launched by Bikram Keshari Arukh, Forest and Environment Department Minister.
As per the officials report the ‘Mo Jungle’ app, the department officials can keep track of all afforestation programmes of the Government at their fingertips. ‘Mo Jungle’ application programmes can be monitored and executed at ease besides; the general public can also get information about all these projects.
The ‘Know Your Forest Land’ mobile application will help get all the information about the right utilisation and development of forest land in Odisha. This app will also give detailed information about the district, tehsil, block, village, panchayat, ‘khata number’, revenue land number, land owner’s name, and police station details can be seen on this app.
In the launch event, Bikram Keshari Arukh stated that these two mobile applications had been developed with all the technical collaboration of Principal Chief Conservator of Forests, Odisha IT and GIS Cell, and Odisha Space Applications Centre (ORSAC). He also informed that these two applications are available on Google Playstore and Apple App Store and all the details of the Forest and Environment Department will be transparent and accountable.
Suresh Chandra Mahapatra the Chief Secretary, Additional Chief Secretary, Dr Mona Sharma, and PCCF Sandeep Tripathi and Pradip Kumar Jena, Development Commissioner, were also presented during the inaugural of these two mobile applications.
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