Manipur signs MoU with VFS Global for Citizen Facilitation

Manipur signs MoU with VFS Global for Citizen Facilitation
Manipur Chief Minister N Biren Singh with VFS Global representatives during the signing of MoU on September 8.

 

Imphal, September 8 (PTI): Manipur Chief Minister N Biren Singh Saturday said the state government has signed an MoU with VFS Global to set up up Citizen Facilitation Centre which would provide 50 services to the public under a single window. Singh said people will get 50 services – ration card, caste certificate, marriage certificate, income certificate, Aadhar, etc – by paying a nominal fee at the Citizen Facilitation Centre. The 50 services will be provided under the Citizen Centric Services Delivery System.

 

Even people can apply for visa for travelling to some pre-determined countries like Germany, Italy, France and Thailand at the Citizen Facilitation Centre.

 

The chief minister said data available with several government departments and agencies will be linked with the Centre to enhance efficiency and reduce corruption. Singh further informed that the Centre will be set up in three months time. The MoU for setting of the Citizen Facilitation Centre was signed by Manipur chief secretary J Suresh Babu and Deb Kumar Bandyopadhyay, Head of Business, South Asia Region, VFS Global Friday.