The National Geographical Information System (GIS) platform used to be introduced, the day past, through the Minister of Information Technology, Communication and Innovation, Mr. Darsanand Balgobin, on the District Council of Flacq.

On the similar instance, the Minister accompanied through different dignitaries, unveiled the inaugural plate of the Control Room on the District Council.

The Minister emphasized that the National GIS venture which is being carried out underneath the I-Council venture, is aligned with the philosophy of offering services and products in virtual mode for the well-being of the Mauritian society. Mr. Balgobin expressed conviction that the initiative will upload to the luck of the rustic’s virtual time table.

The I-Council venture, stressed out Mr. Balgobin, has now graduated to the following degree the place its constituting parts come with the Council Project Management tool, and the GIS platform, that have scaled as much as turn into the e-National Project Management tool and the National GIS Platform respectively.

According to him, the concretisation of the National GIS platform is a sworn statement of the cutting edge attainable of our establishments and the more than a few virtual tasks being installed position to construct a virtual island.

Mr.Balgobin defined that the e-National Project Management tool supplies for the excellent management of establishments and is being operated throughout all departments overlaying the control of council tasks from conception thru procurement, approval of committees, awarding of contracts, following up of tasks, activity scheduling, price range tracking to fee processes.

As for the National GIS platform, he knowledgeable that it’s been installed position through the National Computer Board and offers for tagging of belongings together with roads, drains, poles, structures, sports activities complexes and others of District Councils, Municipalities, the Land Drainage Authority, and the Road Development Authority, which may also be seen as other mapping layers.