Vol. 3, Issue 2 (2018)
E-governance in public administration: A socio-legal study
Author(s): Dr. Pawan Kumar, Inderjit Kumar
Abstract: In the public context, governance is about how to steer or guide society so as to best serve public interests and achieve the common good. Government makes best possible efforts to provide public services to common man. Today’s government has full faith in e-Governance and widespread network of e-Governance across the world proves its importance. E-Governance is the online delivery of public services to the citizens, businesses and other governmental institutions. It is the technology which provides online availability of public services. It helps officials and higher authorities to perform their tasks effectively and efficiently. In this paper, concept, definitions of e-Governance, growth and development of e-Governance, important projects related to e-Governance, legal framework, social impediments in the implementation of e-Governance and suggestions to improve the working of e-Governance are discussed.