‘#ITForParivahan’ is a nationwide online campaign jointly initiated by IT stalwart Mr. Vinit Goenka and Dr. Mohandas Pai to crowdsource ideas from various stakeholders for effective governance in transportation sector. Both are Members (IT) Taskforce in Ministries of Shipping, Road Transport and Highways.
A dedicated and self-motivated team of 200 technocrats across India had touched more than 1.5 crore fellow citizens in the last two months through this online campaign, which received an overwhelming response from ~40,000 respondents who expressed their grievances and shared innovative ideas to improve governance and efficiency in shipping, road transport and highway sectors.
For any developed country to sustain growth, it’s transportation network spanning across ‘Roads, Highways, Ports and Waterways’ is the driving force. To top it up, Information Technology plays an important tool to improve efficiency, safety, durability, cost management, timeliness and transparency.
We invite Suggestions on use of Information Technology (IT) to facilitate Simplification of Procedure in Shipping, Road Transport and Highways Sectors in India.
Tweet using #ITforParivahan and find earlier trends on twitter using the hashtag.