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India : BIHAR awards INR 10 CRORE contract to 4G IDENTITY for public distribution system

February 20, 2014

4G Identity Solutions Private Ltd declared that it has been awarded a contract worth INR 10 crore from the Bihar Government to execute automation and monitoring of public distribution system.

The project includes six crore people and is set to be executed in six months.

The State Government intends to use this IT backbone for the launch of the Food Security Bill 2014.

4G Identity Chief Executive Officer Sreeni Tripuraneni said, The delivery system would improve significantly as the project envisages computerisation of records, inventory management and foodgrain flow from public warehouses. The system will also monitor distribution even at the level of fair price shops.

He added, The main components of the project include GPS-based fleet tracking for grain transportation, integrated weight management system and SMS-based information dissemination and public grievance redressal system.

4G Identity Solutions Private Ltd is an identity management and e-governance solutions company.

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Source: TendersInfo (India)

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