With an aim of monitoring implementation of various ongoing projects including Rail Budget proposals, railways today launched E-Samiksha, an online monitoring mechanism.
It is a very good beginning and now each and every project implementation can be monitored on real-time basis, Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu said here after launching the system.
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Designed by NIC, the software is currently being used by Cabinet Secretariat, PMO and other Ministries for monitoring progress implementation of various programmes and follow-up of meetings.
"We want to monitor the progress of every project whether small or big as we are accountable to Parliament and people," Prabhu said.
Apart from budget-related projects, the E-Samiksha can also be used for monitoring the infrastructure target and board meeting follow-up. Prabhu further said the system should be constantly upgraded to cover every aspect.
According to a Railway official involved with the E-Samiksha, the software has been developed to make it a highly interactive web-based, user-friendly and customised system. He said further enhancement can be seamlessly integrated with the existing module.