Role of IT sector crucial to promote e-governance: FM

The heads of India’s information technology sector gathered at the Raisina Hills on Wednesday for their first ever pre-Budget meet with Finance Minister (FM) Arun Jaitley. Infosyschief executive Vishal Sikka; Wipro Chief Financial Officer Suresh Senapathy; TCS Executive Vice-President Pheroz Vandrewala; HCL Chief Financial Officer Anil Chanana;Nasscom president R Chandrasekhar, along with e-commerce captains Flipkart’s Sachin Bansal; Snapdeal’s Kunal Behl; InMobi’s Naveen Tewari and several…

CSCs shift from e-governance to retail

The common service centres (CSCs) were created in 2007 to take e-governance services to the rural Indian. However, lack of e-governance initiative from States soon forced the service provider, Sahaj e-Village Ltd, to use the facility for online marketing activities and kiosk banking. In a step ahead, the Srei associate company is now gearing-up to…