My BSF: App for Jawans' grievance redress launched
Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh launched the My BSF App for personnel of the BSF. The jawans can view their salaries, air grievances (शिकायतों) and seek redressal(निवारण की तलाश करें) of their complaints through this app which has been developed by the NIC. The Home Minister promised to review the complaints on this app on a monthly basis.
National Informatics Centre (NIC) was established in 1976, and has since emerged as a "prime builder" of e-Government / e-Governance applications up to the grassroots level as well as a promoter of digital opportunities for sustainable development. NIC, through its ICT Network, "NICNET", has institutional linkages with all the Ministries /Departments of the Central Government, 36 State Governments/ Union Territories, and about 688 District administrations of India. NIC has been instrumental in steering e-Government/e-Governance applications in government ministries/departments at the Centre, States, Districts and Blocks, facilitating improvement in government services, wider transparency, promoting decentralized planning and management, resulting in better efficiency and accountability(जवाबदेही) to the people of India.