Vijay Dev launches ‘e-Awas’ portal for govt accommodation

Adviser to the UT Administrator Vijay Dev on Friday launched ‘e-Awas,’ an online accommodation management system portal at the UT Secretariat.

The inauguration was done in the presence of senior officers namely, Anurag Agarwal, Home Secretary-cum-State Mission Director, Smart City, Dr. S B Deepak Kumar, Secretary (Upper) House Allotment Committee and Danish Ashraf, Secretary (Lower) House Allotment Committee-cum-Nodal Officer, Smart City Mission.

The first-of-its-kind web portal in India, ‘e-Awas,’ will give details of government house accommodation, wherein all applications, grievances and queries related to house allotment will be received and resolved online.

Developed by NIC, Chandigarh, this project has been designed by Ashraf with the guidance of Deepak Kumar.

Easing the manual process of house allotment for citizens by taking it online, this portal allows Citizens of Chandigarh, Punjab & Haryana to easily access information regarding house allotment, seek maintenance details and submit grievances online. This portal will be available on ‘Smart Chandigarh’ mobile application also.

Commenting on the occasion, Dev congratulated the House Allotment Committee, UT, Chandigarh, for introducing such a unique initiative for the convenience and interest of the citizens.