Launching of LFA (Local Fund Audit) Portal Odisha
- A G2G, G2E & G2C initiative of Finance Department, Govt of Odisha
http : // lfaodisha.ori.nic.in
Honourable Minister, Finance and Public Enterprises of Govt. of Odisha, Sj. Prafulla Chandra Ghadai inaugurated the launching of Local Fund Audit Portal on 14th May’2012 in the presence of Principal Secretary, Finance Department, Govt. of Odisha, Sj. Jugal Kishore Mohapatra, IAS and State Informatics Officer, NIC-Odisha State Centre Sj. Susanta Kumar Panda along with officers from NIC, Odisha State Centre, Local Fund Audit, Finance Department, Govt. of Odisha and members of News Paper Agencies and media.
The objective of Automation of Local Fund Audit (ALFA) is to provide more Fiscal Discipline and Efficiency in Audit. The launching of Local Fund Audit (LFA) Portal has taken up the job of providing a more transparent, efficient and accurate Audit Process along with basic citizen services.
While inaugurating, Honourable Minister appreciated the joint efforts made by Local Fund Audit, Finance Department, Govt. of Odisha and NIC by establishing an ICT based solution that will cater the need of the organization with objective to automate the Audit workflow i.e. starting from preparation of Annual Audit Programme to finally publication of Audit Reports and recording the compliances.
Sj. Jugal Kishore Mohapatra, IAS Principal Secretary, Finance Department, Govt. of Odisha in his keynote highly appreciated the efforts made by NIC, Odisha State Centre for supporting various computerization activities in Finance Department, Govt. of Odisha. He specially thanked NIC for successfully implementation of the project Online Budget system for the state this year
The Guest of Honour, Sj. Susanta Kumar Panda, SIO, NIC, Odisha State Centre addressing on the occasion thanked the finance department for entrusting on NIC to develop the Automation of Local Fund Audit (ALFA )Portal, which will be very useful for all the staff of Local Fund Audit Office starting from field level auditors to district audit officer along with audit superintendent and examiner.
The Inaugural session was followed by the training for all District Audit Officers (DAO) by Smt. Minati Sahu, PSA along with Shri S.Sarangi from Local Fund Audit office on general concepts and workflow of ALFA (Automation of Local Fund Audit) portal.
The event was coordinated by Shri Dilip Kumar Jena, TD and Smt. Minati Sahu, PSA from NIC, Odisha State Centre, Bhubaneswar.