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Which government has launched Mission 'Basundhara 2.0' on 14th Nov 2022?

Correct Answer : Option (A) - Assam

Assam Chief Minister "Dr Himanta Biswa Sarma" on Monday(14th Nov 2022) launched the much-awaited Mission "Basundhara 2.0" in an official ceremony held at Shrimanta Sankardev Kalakshetra Auditorium in Guwahati.
* Apart from the formal launch of the service under Mission Basundhara 2.0, the Assam Chief Minister also launched the National Generic Documents Registration System (NGDRS) and e-stamping facilities in the State.
* It is worth mentioning that under Mission Basundhara 2.0, a total of eight services would be provided to the public in digital mode.

* The new services under Mission Basundhara 2.0 are the settlement of government Khas and ceiling surplus land, conferring ownership rights to occupancy tenants, settlement of transferred annual Patta land, settlement of village grazing reserve and professional grazing reserve, settlement of land for indigenous special cultivators, settlement of hereditary land of tribal communities, composite land transfer service and online payment of land revenue.
* On the other hand, the NGDRS would be initially implemented in Kamrup and Darrang districts.
* Speaking at the occasion, Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma termed the launch of Mission Basundhara 2.0 a historic moment for the residents of the State.
* “Through Mission Basundhara – 1, those issues of the general public which were pending resolution at the offices of the Circle Officers were sought to be resolved, he said.

* Mission Basundhara – 1 was able to provide relief and benefits to more than 6 lakh people. A total of 8 lakh applications were received during the operation of Mission Basundhara- 1,” the Chief Minister added.
* He further termed Mission Basundhara – 1 one of the major success stories in public service delivery in the State.
* “The widespread appreciation received for Mission Basundhara – 1 motivated the government to opt for Mission Basundhara 2.0,” Chief Minister added..

Source : The Print

Published On : November 16, 2022