DDG, NIC, reviews operations at NIC Rajasthan, encourages officers to be vigilant towards cyber threats
Dr. Ranjana Nagpal, Deputy Director General and Rajasthan State Coordinator, NIC, made a two-day visit to NIC Rajasthan starting 29th August 2019 and held a review meeting with the Senior Officers to take account of e-Governance activities in the state and the projects implemented by NIC Rajasthan.
Exhorting Group Leaders to take cyber security issues seriously, she said that any software should only be deployed after completion of security audit. All developers working on the projects should be properly trained about the security vulnerabilities so that safe code may be developed. Shri Tarun Toshniwal, Deputy Director General and State Informatics Officer, NIC Rajasthan, informed her about progress of important projects and the new initiatives taken.
Dr. Ranjana Nagpal, along with Shri Tarun Toshniwal, also met Shri D.B. Gupta, Chief Secretary, Rajasthan, and apprised him of the important e-Governance projects of NIC, which may be useful for the state. She also acquainted him with Agriculture Projects and Centralize Web Applications developed by NIC Delhi.
She also visited Sikar district, along with Shri Tarun Toshniwal, to review progress of district activities. In a meeting with Shri C. R. Meena, District Collector, they informed him about important role played by NIC and discussed various e-Governance projects implemented in the district. Dr. Nagpal advised the District Collector to seek assistance of NIC in sensitizing the officials on critical projects such as PM Kisan and others. She said any suggestions or requirement of innovations may be incorporated. The Collector assured that necessary directions and instructions will be given to district agriculture officers for proper use of IT web applications developed by NIC. He was also made familiar with various other applications of NIC including DARPAN DM Dashboard.
Dr. Ranjana Nagpal and Shri Tarun Toshniwal inspected Sikar Treasury Office and reviewed the IFMS project. A demonstration of live transactions on various modules of IFMS project was given by the Treasury Officer and his staff, and they conveyed their satisfaction with the system. An interaction was also held with treasury officers working on IFMS project.