Union Minister Nitin Gadkari has said that positive approach, transparency, corruption-free system, fast track decision making and social sensitivity are essential for good governance. He was addressing valedictory session of the regional conference organized in Nagpur today on ’Improving Public Services Delivery – Role of Government’.
The 2-day conference was organised by the Department of Administrative Reforms and Public Grievances (DARPG) in collaboration with the Government of Maharashtra and the Maharashtra State Commission for Right to Public Services. Union Minister of State Dr. Jitendra Singh was also present on this occasion.
Speaking about the role of IT and e-governance in bringing transparency and efficiency in the system, Mr Gadkari said, Ministry of Road, Transport and Highways has started Fastag system at tolls. This has led to a rise in per day toll collection by 13 crore rupees per day resulting into a collection of 81 crore rupees per day now.
Dr. Singh while stressing upon the transparency and efficiency in the administration said that the government is committed to the mantra of ‘Minimum Government, Maximum Governance’ since the beginning. The conference was attended by delegates from 19 states and 7 UTs.