Ministry of Electronic & IT has organized “The spirit of Participatory Democracy with MyGov” to mark two years of MyGov.
Electronic & IT Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad inaugurated the event at Indira Gandhi stadium in the national capital.
Speaking on this occasion, Ravi Shankar Prasad today said that Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s effortless work has recognized India as a big player at the world forum.
He said that when the world is facing a slowdown, the Indian economy is flourishing and investment from all corners of the world is coming.
The minister said my god is one of the examples of bringing transparency at all levels where people debate, discuss and suggest new ways of governance.
Ravi Shankar Prasad asked people to give suggestion on MyGov.
PM to participate in MyGov Town Hallhttps://t.co/pxmd34BwFQ
— PMO India (@PMOIndia) August 6, 2016
After ‘Mann Ki Baat’, Prime Minister Narendra Modi is all set to connect with the citizens through a ‘town hall’ event to mark two years of MyGov today evening.
Prime Minister Modi will answer the questions asked by the citizens. About 2000 people have been invited as the audience, chosen for their engagement with MyGov website.The audience is selected from among the regular users of MyGov, based on their ideas, level of engagement, questions, and suggestions.
A new PMO app to enable mobile users to connect with the Prime Minister’s website will also be launched at the mega event, which is being organized by MyGov.
MyGov website is a platform through which suggestions for various government programs and policies are invited from the public.
Anybody can give ideas and suggestions on the MYGOV Website.
The MyGov portal was launched by Prime Minister Modi on 26th July 2014.
And to mark “two years” of this initiative town hall-style event is being organized by MYGOV. MyGov.in had 3.53 million registered users as of Saturday morning and 3.4 million comments in 590 discussion threads.
Its Twitter handle has 4,25,000 followers.
There will be four sessions and Fresh ideas will be invited for improving user experience on the MyGov website and introducing new features for the platform and a panel discussion on this will feature social media representatives, MyGov users, Members of Parliament who have contributed to MyGov, and senior government officials.
All those people are invited to this event From across the country those who have given crucial suggestion on my gov website and many of these suggestions are also implemented in the government policies.
US President Barack Obama also Holds Town hall Program in order to connect with the US citizens very often which is quite popular in the US.About a year ago , when the Prime Minister visited the headquarters of Facebook Townhall Event was organized.
This event will play an important role in connecting citizens with the government digitally.And you can also give suggestions for improvement in the policies of a government .