Shimla: The website of State Town and Country Planning Department has been made available in Hindi language also to facilitate the common people. Now all the information of the department is being provided in English and Hindi languages.
Urban Development, Housing and Town & Country Planning Minister Sudhir Sharma told here Wednesday that Himachal Pradesh was the first State of the country to provide all services of the TCP department online. Any person could take benefit of these e-services through online portal individually or through architect.
He said the applicants were being provided certificates, registration certificates and digital map of the buildings etc. through e-mail. With the launch of e-services, the department had also been benefited immensely and it had become almost paperless besides ensuring transparency in its functioning. This technical advancement had also helped in improving the citizen centric services in the State.
The Minister said that Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh had dedicated the website and online services of the department to the people of the State in January, 2016.