Bhubaneswar, Jan 21: Union Parliamentary Affairs Secretary Dr Rajendra S Shukla and Joint Secretary Dr Satya Prakash highly appreciated the underway e-assembly project during a courtesy call on Odisha Assembly Speaker Dr Surya Narayan Patro.
The Central team that is on a three-day visit to the state also opined that the progress made by the Punjab and Odisha Assemblies is remarkable.
Odisha Assembly Secretary Dasarathi Satpathy apprised the Central team about the progress made till date.
As many as 66 computer sets have been puched for the Assembly Secretariat, video conferencing facility in the House and modernization of LAN as well as WiFi facilities.
The e-assembly project is being undertaken with the technical support from OCAC.
The Central Government has sanctioned Rs 1,2.96,408 for the Odisha e-assembly project, while the State Government is bearing 40% of the expenditure.