Uttar Pradesh Vidhan Sabha will soon have digital conferences

Uttar Pradesh is going digital under the dynamic leadership of Akhilesh Yadav. Apart from many digital initiatives to empower the digital growth in Uttar Pradesh, he has taken tremendous efforts in order to bridge the gap between the government and his people.

The Uttar Pradesh Vidhan Sabha is all set for a technological leap, spanning the journey of the house from the age of handwritten manuscripts to the era of digitization of its proceedings.

The legislative assembly is inching closer to becoming a paperless organization and the proceedings will be made available to all at the click of a mouse from August 22.

Launch of Digital Proceedings by CM

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On August 22, Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav would launch the digital proceedings at a special programme at the Central Hall of the Vidhan Sabha on the first day of the Monsoon session of the state legislature.

The proceedings from 1927 to 2016 will be extracted in three phases. In the first phase, assembly proceedings from 1989 to 2016 have been digitised. The process to digitise the proceedings from 1952 to 1989 is now in progress. And the proceedings from 1927 to 1952 would be taken up in the third phase.

The state assembly’s proceedings were initially written by hand. These handwritten manuscripts have been conserved and they were displayed in the exhibition – ‘Parliamentary Democracy – An overview at the 77th Conference of Presiding Officers held in 2015.

 

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