Finally, the Asian Development Bank has approved US $500,000 fund for Indian Government for deploying innovative information and communications technology in order to support e-Governance services in Assam.
The Assam Electronics Development Corporation Limited (AMTRON), a public sector agency under the Information Technology Department of Assam will be implementing agency for the programme. In the programme, the state government will provide office space, equipment, technical staff for technical assistance. The investment plan will include a business model on financial viability and profitability, which will attract public private partnership. The technical assistance will also conduct a comprehensive study of the existing technology, which will be taken into consideration in the deployment of the innovative and cost efficient technology.