Maharashtra becomes first state to allow MLAs raise online question
Maharashtra has become country’s first state to allow the members of state legislature to raise online questions in an effort to move towards complete digitization of the process. The step is aimed at bringing the paper work to minimum.
The experiment was tried for the first time before the ongoing winter session of the state legislature at Nagpur. “It has received satisfactory response from the MLAs and MLCs. We have managed to cut down 30% of the paperwork. The idea is to raise it to 100%,” said Anant Kalse, principal secretary, Maharashtra legislature. Read More