Paiwang launches improved portal for Mon district


Dimapur, August 16: Minister for Transport, Civil Aviation, Railways & Land Resources, P Paiwang Konyak launched the newly improved web portal of Mon District on Thursday, which is based on S3WaaS (Secure, Scalable and Sugamya Website as A Service framework).
The website has been developed on S3WaaS platform by Ravi Ranjan Kumar, District Informatics Officer, National Informatics Centre, Mon under the guidance of S3WaaS Team NIC, Head Quarters, New Delhi. The website can be accessed at
While launching the website, Paiwang Konyak expressed his appreciation to Ravi Ranjan Kumar, District Informatics Officer, NIC Mon for developing the District website which will make Mon district accessible to different parts of the country and the world. Even tourist can access and get the information before hand while visiting the district, he said.
Emphasizing on the network connectivity problems in the district, he informed that he had proposed for setting up of satellite based internet connectivity mechanism; to the central government during his last tenure as Minister for Information Technology, as in a hilly terrain, the optical fibre based internet connectivity does not work properly.
Stating that many officers posted at far flung places like Mon feel like it is a punishment transfer, he urged upon all the government servants posted at such far flung places to work sincerely and to take it as an opportunity to work for the upliftment of the people, as they are appointed by the government to serve the people.
In his power point presentation, the DIO informed that the revamped website provides enhanced user-friendly functionalities and interfaces. It has responsive design and can be accessed through any internet ready device and is in compliance with GIGW (Guidelines for Indian Government Websites) standard web site norms and robust security standards. The website can now be accessed by visually impaired persons by using the speaking software which is easily installable on any system. Special feature has been added for colour blind users, using which they can change the contrast of website for easy access.
The DIO further informed that a lot many new features have been incorporated in this new version which includes information about DC office, STD codes, PIN codes and telephone directory, tourism information, schemes, documents, helpline numbers, link of important offices, etc.
The launching programme was chaired by Deputy Commissioner Mon, which was attended by all administrative officers and head of departments of the district and staff members of National Informatics Centre, Mon. (Page News Service)