New website of Kohima district launched


Dimapur, September 16: Advisor Youth Resources and Sports and Chairman Kohima DPDB, Er. Zale Neikha, has launched the Kohima District revamped website in presence of Advisor RD, Dr. Nicky Kire; Advisor Veterinary, R. Khing and MLA Keneizhakho Nakhro during the DPDB meeting held in DC’s Conference Hall Kohima yesterday.
Launching the website, Er. Zale said that with the launching of this website all information of the district can now be accessed under one window. He therefore requested all the Head of Offices in the district to provide the latest information of their respective departments and also to give feedbacks so as to improve the district website in future.
Deputy Commissioner Kohima, Rajeash Soundararajan, IAS informed that the district website has been updated to serve the purpose of its existence to the public with more meaningful and resourceful in regard to the information of the district.
He said that the district website exist from long before however the website has not been updated for many year, therefore the idea of reviving the website with the latest updates information of the Government departments and its activities has been initiated.
In this regard he thanked all the HoDs of the district for sharing the latest information regarding their departments and also stressed upon the HoDs who were yet to provide the latest information to do so in order to update the district website more useful and meaningful.
Technical Director & District Informatics Officer, Ministry of Electronics & Information Technology GoI, NIC, Er. J. G. Lorin Rengma presenting on the district website stated that the Kohima District has launched its revamped website, base on S3WaaS (Secure, Scalable and Sugamya Website as a Service) which can be accessed through the URL
Er. J. G. Lorin said that the districts are the key entities in the government structure where actual execution of schemes and programmes take place and district level websites is an implicit cyber space and an important link between the administration and citizens. S3WaaS has been envisaged to bridge this gap and built with an objective to empower the district administration to generate, configure, deploy and manage secure, scalable and accessible websites for publishing district specific information and services without much effort and technical knowhow.
The website has enhanced features like Responsive Design whereby it can be accessed through any internet device such as Smartphones, Tablets, Desktop PC, etc. it is also GIGW (Guidelines for Indian Government Websites) complaint with robust security standards. Visually impaired persons can also access the website by installing screen reader device on the system. Special feature has been added for Colour Blind users where they can change the contrast of the website for easy access. Also, the font size of the website can be enlarged or decreased according to one’s preference.
Er. J. G. Loring also added that the website have been incorporated with information about Deputy Commissioner’s Office, Administrative Set-up, Schemes, Helpline Nos. Etc. Data on the website will be regularly updated and new features will be added to provide effective G2C services to the citizen. (Page News Service)