New Delhi, Aug 6: Prime Minister Narendra Modi will interact directly with citizens via MyGov Town Hall. In a first of its kind initiative, citizens from various corners of the country will also get the opportunity to interact with Narendra Modi. The Town Hall is being held to mark the two years of MyGov, the government’s citizen engagement platform. The official YouTube channel of MyGov will host the live streaming of MyGov Town Hall with Narendra Modi. You can watch the live streaming of MyGov Town Hall with the Prime Minister here.
IT Minister Ravi Shankar Prasada will begin the day-long event at 10 AM. The event will be held at the Indira Gandhi Stadium Complex in New Delhi. Narendra Modi’s session, scheduled between and 5 and 6 PM, will be the showstopper at the Town Hall. The event will also see the launch of new PMO app that will connect mobile users with website of the Prime Minister’s Office. (ALSO READ: Narendra Modi to kick off 15-day exercise to mark 70th Independence day)
In keeping with the “Do, Discuss, Disseminate” spirit of MyGov, the Town Hall event will comprise multiple sessions to present and discuss various ideas. The first session – ‘Do’ will cover Design Contests, Innovation Contests, eGreetings Contests, Volunteering, Poll and Survey functionalities of MyGov. The second session – ‘Discuss’ will see government officials from different departments seated alongside prominent MyGov contributors for an interactive discussion for brainstorming ideas and sharing their experiences.
The third session will invite fresh ideas for improving user-experience, introducing new features, and engaging a larger user-base. The panel for this session will comprise of social media representatives, MyGov users, members of Parliament who have contributed on MyGov, and senior officers from MEIT and NIC.
The fourth session will be cover the Disseminate theme, and will focus on the #TransformingIndia website (www.transformingindia.mygov.in), eSampark portal and MyGov LIVE Events (Talks) as the primary method of structured government communication with citizens. This session with comprise some prominent media personalities, and senior ministers in the Union Government. The event will culminate with a Townhall event with the Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi.
Watch the live streaming of Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s Town Hall below: