The Union Minister for Communications and Information Technology, Kapil Sibal, also launched the e-Pass application (Electronic payment and application system for scholarships) for Himachal Pradesh and Tripura on March 25, 2013 at the e-Governance Hall of Department of Electronics and Information Technology (DeitY) at Electronics Niketan, New Delhi.
e-Pass, developed by Centre for Good Governance, Government of Andhra Pradesh, is an end to end solution right from registration of application by the student to the transfer of money to the bank accounts of colleges and students. It has been has been operational in Andhra Pradesh since November 2009.
The Rapid Replication Roll-out Initiative comprises of selection of some of the successful applications of one State and replicating them in other States that are willing to adopt them with customisation as per the Seeker States requirements.
Technology Used :
|Platform||Java Struts 1.2, Tomcat|
|Hosted at||Centre for Good Governance, Government of Andhra Pradesh|
Additional Secretary, Department of Electronics and Information Technology (DeitY), Ministry of Communications & IT, Government of India
“The e-Pass application is being replicated in Himachal Pradesh and Tripura under the pilot implementation of Rapid Replication Roll-out Initiative. Such replication will lead to significant savings in terms of time, efforts and costs. We have been talking about not reinventing the wheel every time an e-Governance initiative needs to be launched. The replication of e-Pass application in Himachal Pradesh and Tripura is a step in this direction.”