Director of India Foundation Ram Madhav today launched DIPR Manipur App, which is a part of the 100 days programme of the new government, at the City Convention Centre, Palace Gate here in the presence of the Chief Minister N. Biren Singh.
Information and public relations minister Th. Biswajit Singh, tribal development minister N. Kayasii, social welfare minister Nemcha Kipgen, chief secretary O. Nabakishore Singh and commissioner (IPR) K. Radhakumar Singh attended the launching ceremony.
In a press statement released by the department of information and public relations, DIPR Manipur stated that the DIPR Manipur App developed by CubeTen Technologies Pvt. Ltd under the supervision of the Director (IPR) Meghachandra Kongbam will be the fastest and most reliable source of information from the Government of Manipur. Besides breaking news of the government events; major initiatives of different departments of Manipur can be seen from the App. People living in the remotest and hill areas of Manipur will get the government information at their doorstep.
The development of Mobile App – DIPR Manipur is a landmark achievement in terms of Information reporting and dissemination of Information to the general public for the state of Manipur. The App is now available for the Android Platform and is available for download from the Google Play Store as “DIPR MANIPUR”.
Two separate apps will make information dissemination FAST and RELIABLE. Reporters of DIPR, Government of Manipur, around 20 of them will be given individual and customized APPS so that they can report news and events as and when they are happening from any place and uploaded to a centralized server. Breaking and latest news will be reported using the customized apps of the reporters.
The other app which is for the general public is available in the Google. The citizens and the general Public will be fed with the most reliable and fastest information, news and events as uploaded by the reporters from Ground Zero. News and information in terms of Breaking News, latest news, new initiatives of the government, job vacancies, gallery of videos and photos, public service etc., will be available on this app.
The press staement says DIPR Manipur believes that the implementation of these two apps will definitely bring about Information dissemination and Public relations as envisaged by the DIPR and would bring in closer ties and understanding about the government policies and programs and would pave way to speedy growth and development of the State.