Union Minister of State for PMO Jitendra Singh launched the Bhuvan Panchayat V3 web Portal in Anthariksh Bhavan, ISRO Head Quarters in Bengaluru. This web Portal will enhance network application of gram panchayats. The Portal will function with the help of satellite technology developed by ISRO.
In the project, ISRO will collaborate with the gram panchayat members and stakeholders to understand their data requirements. The third version of the portal will provide database visualisation and services for the benefit of panchayat members, among others. The project is meant to provide geospatial services to aid the gram panchayat development planning process of the Ministry of Panchayati Raj.
Important takeaways for all competitive exams:
- ISRO Director: k. Sivan; Headquarters: Bengaluru, Established: 1969.