MPLADS e-SAKSHI Mobile App for Revised Fund Flow Procedure

  • 18 Jan 2024

On 16th January, 2024, Union Minister and Minister of State (Independent Charge) of the Ministry of Statistics and Programme Implementation (MoSPI) inaugurated the MPLADS e-SAKSHI Mobile Application for the revised fund flow procedure under the MPLAD Scheme.

Key Points

  • MPLAD Scheme Objective: The MPLAD Scheme aims to empower Members of Parliament (MPs) to recommend developmental projects, emphasizing the creation of durable community assets based on local needs.
  • Revised Guidelines: The revised guidelines aim to expand the scope of the MPLAD Scheme, enabling MPs to recommend developmental works that align with evolving community needs. Emphasis is placed on improving the scheme's functioning, implementation, and monitoring.
  • Benefits of e-SAKSHI Mobile App: The MPLADS e-SAKSHI mobile application is designed to revolutionize how MPs engage with and manage development projects in their constituencies.
  • Convenience and Accessibility: The mobile app provides MPs with convenience and accessibility, allowing them to propose, track, and oversee projects at their fingertips.
  • Real-time Access: Real-time access enhances decision-making processes, enabling swift responses to emerging needs or issues.
  • Efficient Communication: The application streamlines communication between MPs and relevant authorities, facilitating efficient information exchange.
  • Transparency: The mobile app promotes transparency by offering MPs instant updates on the status and progress of their proposed projects.
  • Accountability: Transparency fosters accountability and instills public trust in the allocation and utilization of MPLADS funds.
  • Budget Management: The mobile application features budget management tools, enabling MPs to monitor expenditures.
  • Web Portal and Mobile App Operation: The entire recommendation process under the revised guidelines will operate through both a web portal and the mobile application.
  • Technology Solution: The innovative technology solution aims to enhance transparency, accessibility, and efficiency in MPLAD scheme execution.