Sakala bags Centre’s silver award
Sakala is a scheme under the Karnataka Guarantee of Services to Citizens System to guarantee services to citizens within a stipulated time. The term Sakala means ‘at the right time’.
The service also updates an applicant on the progress of a service request through a text message to the mobile number specified in the application. The scheme includes 375 services like issue of birth and death certificates, khata and land conversion certificates, and ration cards.
The silver award will be presented at the 17th national conference on e-governance scheduled to be held in Kochi on January 30 and 31.