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Punjab Govt Opens 354 Posts of IT Officers under e Governance

(Chd,Pb)Punjab Govt Opens 354 Posts of IT Officers under e Governance
Punjab’s Governance Reforms Department has created a state level IT Cadre, with 354 posts of IT Officers to execute various projects such as Digital India under the national e-governance program.
The various posts for which the candidates can apply include Senior System Manager (SSM), System Manager (SM), Assistant Manager (AM) and Technical Assistant (TA). Candidates can visit following link order to check the eligibility criteria and apply for the posts on or before February 21, 2020.
As per ,Additional Chief Secretary, Governance Reforms, Vini Mahajan said that the initiative would go a long way in making Punjab a digitally empowered, knowledge-economy instead of the conventional way of doing business. She further said the IT Cadre would provide impetus to implement enterprise architecture in all Government departments and functionaries in order to facilitate interoperability, besides avoiding duplicity of efforts and wastage of time.
The IT Cadre manpower, Vini Mahajan said, will be made available in all the government departments and help them seamlessly share information with each other on a unified platform being developed by the State Government.

Capt to Compensate For Wheat Crop Damage in Punjab

[Chd,Pb]Capt to Compensate For Wheat Crop Damage in Punjab
Chief Minister Capt Amarinder Singh has ordered the Punjab State Power Corporation Ltd. (PSPCL) + Revenue Department to immediately assess the damage to the wheat crop due to fire incidents and disburse compensation to farmers.
Revenue Department is extending compensation to the farmers who lost the wheat crop in fire incidents other than electrical short circuit/sparking.
The department has sanctioned compensations worth Rs 3.05 lakh for farmers of Mansa and Tarn Taran districts.
Vini Mahajan, financial commissioner (revenue), said the state is “fully alive” to the urgency of awarding compensation to the farmers.
Mahajan said a compensation of Rs 8,000 per acre is being provided to the farmers.