Speakers at a discussion in Khulna on Saturday said extensive promotion of e-services has become vital for ensuring accountability among the employees at government offices.
“E-services can also help people check all kinds of corruption,” the speakers said while addressing a discussion on Public Service Day-2018, at the conference room of deputy commissioner’s (DC) office in the city, reports BSS.With the theme of ‘Transforming governance to realize the sustainable development goals,’ the Public Service Day-2018 was observed at all the upazila headquarters and elsewhere across the country.
Khulna District Administration Office organized the meeting with Additional Deputy Commissioner Md Moniruzzaman, in the chair. Divisional Commissioner Lokman Hossain Mia addressed as the chief guest while Additional Divisional Commissioner Md. Faruk Hossain and Nischinta Kumar Poddar, Police Super S M Shafiullah, Director of the Department of Environment Habibul Haque Khan and President of Khulna Press Club Faruk Ahmed, addressed as special guests. Assistant Commissioner Shusmita Saha presented the key note paper.
Speaking at the discussion the chief guest urged the officials concerned to provide requisite services at the doorsteps of the people within shortest possible time.
He said over 5.0 crore people of the country got e-services from the Union Information Service Centres (UISC) so far. Many entrepreneurs have also been created in the country, who are now earning money through outsourcing, he added.
He urged all government officials concerned for updating the official website with the latest information to make public services reliable and effective for all.