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BLS International Services Ltd. has been selected by the Directorate of Electronic Citizen Service Delivery (EDCS); DPAR (Department of Administrative Reforms) (e-Governance), Government of Karnataka as an operating partner exclusively for 2 divisions, Mysore and Kalburgi comprising 15 districts.
In this project, BLS will partner with the government. of Karnataka to offer 798 government services currently available from around 78 govt. departments through SEVA SINDHU PORTAL by establishing Grama One centers at the Gram Panchayat level. Grama One is envisioned to be a one-stop-shop for all citizen-centric activities at the village level, including government-to-citizen (G2C) and business-to-customer (B2C) services. BLS will also provide multiple B2C services to citizens through the centers. This is in line with the initiative taken by the government. for government-to-citizen (G2C) last mile delivery &; Business to Citizen (B2C) services encouraging employment in the rural part of the state. BLS will establish and manage 4074 centers (expand later) in MYSORE & KALBURGI Departments (15 Districts). The project was awarded for 5 years renewable up to 4 years.
Commenting on this, Mr. Shikhar Aggarwal, Deputy Managing Director of BLS International, said, “We are honored to sign this contract with the Government of Karnataka and expand our partnership in South India. At BLS, we support the vision of the Indian government and have always been able to create jobs by partnering with different state governments. We are delighted to share that as of now, through these state partnerships, we have been able to create jobs for over 30,000 people since 2022 in Punjab, UP, Rajasthan and West Bengal. With this partnership, BLS International aims to generate direct employment opportunities for nearly 5,000 young people in Karnataka.