The Andhra Pradesh Government has approved the proposal for creating a comprehensive website for each department to make it more transparent and citizen-friendly.
Under the proposal, the computerisation of issuance of GOs, Assembly functions, rules, improvement of grievance monitoring system, simple file-tracking, e-mail system for quick communication, Internet facility and e-procurement of all offices.It also proposes a taxpayers’ facilitation centre for registration, filing of returns, making tax payments, applying for statutory forms/change in profile/registration certificate/driving licence and route permit. The department suggested registration facilitation centres for encumbrance certificates, motor vehicle assistance and registration. It sought increasing the Internet bandwidth from eight to 32 mbps. The government has also agreed to constitute an apex body, e-Governance governing council, headed by the Chief Minister for review and approval of various programmes.