Google And MyGov Together To Launch PMO Mobile App. Launched A Nationwide Contest
MyGov, the citizen engagement program by Government of India and Google jointly launched a nationwide contest to build a mobile app for the Prime Minister’s office.
An official statement said:
This contest will be held across the country, at different institutions and colleges and will invite participation from people throughout India.
The contest will be started from Tuesday at 5: 00 PM on MyGov platform. PM Modi said in a NASSCOM event that they have been gathering ideas from the public for developing a mobile app for his office.
Google And MyGov To Launch PMO Mobile App Contest
Gaurav Dwivedi, CEO, MyGov said
“Through the PMO app contest, we wish to use technology effectively to encourage innovation, aspiration and enhance connectivity. We want to provide every citizen access to the PMO through a mobile device.
It will be a three phased contest. In the first phase public opinion will be taken to know what they would like to see in the PMO mobile app. In the second phase, wireframes for the mobile app will be developed and the third phase will be dedicated for short listing, judging and building the app.
Rajan Anandan, Vice President and Managing Director, Google India & South-East Asia said:
We announced about five months ago that we will contribute on the Digital India initiative and the app development contest is a step in that direction.
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