Bhubaneswar1/18/20:: In another step towards realization of the 5T charter of Government, Chief Secretary Asit Tripathy launched the e-gazette portal today. Launching the portal, Sri Tripathy directed all departments to make use of the portal for all gazette notifications. He said, “e-Gazette is a milestone in Governance. The system while expediting the process of Gazette publication will make it error-free and paperless. This will also save transportation of trucks of papers from Government Press to departments, districts and other quarters”.
Presenting details of the system, Principal Secretary Commerce & Transport Sri G. Srinivas said,” e-gazette will provide the facility for department wise and subject wise search of the notifications. One need not run to Government Press or Secretariat to get a copy of the Gazette. One can have it at his fingertips by logging on to http:// egazetteodisha.nic.in”. Special Secretary Commerce & Transport Sri Manoj Mishra said, “ Odisha gazette is a public journal and an authorized legal document of the Government of Odisha published weekly on every Friday. Extraordinary issues are also published on as and when required depending upon the urgency of the matter for publication. The E-gazette portal has been designed using information technology for making the government gazette ecofriendly. Such e-publication is also covered under Section-8 of IT Act, 2000 which provides it the legal status”
Development Commissioner Sri Suresh Chandra Mohapatra, Agriculture Production Commissioner Sri P.K. Mohapatra along with Additional Chief Secretaries, Principal Secretaries, Secretaries, Special Secretaries, Director Government Printing Press and senior officers of various departments participated in the launching of the Gazette done from LoksebaBhawan today afternoon.