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My digital desk for Members of Parliament (Part-2)

We will cover more features available under My Digital Desk for Members of Parliament. With each feature addition, our goal is to make the life of MP as easy as possible in everything they do as Parliamentarian; focused more towards representing their own Parliamentary constituency and the Citizens. Durable asset gallery Durable assets created by using MPLADS funds can easily be shared by Members of Parliament with constituents across the country. From solar street lights to roads and water pumps – sharing of durable assets is as easy as posting a tweet on Twitter. Unlimited quota is available to...

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My digital desk for Members of Parliament (Part-1)

Helping out Members of Parliament with all the Governance tasks. Everyone talks about difficulty the Citizenry face, but not our MP’s. Going through some common problems they face and How we intend to help them through the Digital Desk. Complaints from Citizenry Don’t we think it is impossible to meet everyone once elected (think about the population within a constituency). Common complaint we here from Citizenry on How difficult it is to locate & meet the Member of Parliament for their constituency and so as Member of Legislative assemblies. For now our focus is MP’s – Lower & Upper...

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PDOS (MPLADS) and the Data Sourcing

What is the source of Data that we use for building PDOS – MPLADS Dashboards? It is important to understand the data being used for PDOS – MPLADS Dashboards. During design brain storming sessions it has come across many times on how best we can utilize the data available in public domain in combination with data sets available through data.gov.in. If we were to put everything in one slide, following is how it’s going to look like. What drive us to build is the release of data in public domain by the Government under the OGD Platform, India.┬áIt started...

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Participatory Democracy Operating System – http://pdos.in

What is PDOS from our point of view and How it is going to help the Citizens? There are many foundational definitions of Participatory Democracy on wikipedia and other websites, books and many other form of Digital and Print publications. I think, how it’s implemented in the context of the country is different – though maintaining at all times Citizens Participations with Social Audits. Our Government run different schmes for the development of our Country, but none are ever hailed by CAG as a GRAND success – but issues in how the funds are handled and blah blah blah...

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