Application of e-government in developing countries —issues, challenges and prospects in India

Keywords: E-government, developing countries, India, e-government projects, application, public services, challenges, prospects


In this paper, we review the achievements and progress of e-government in India. The paper briefly discusses various e-government projects in India. The purpose of the paper is to delve into policy and issue of the government of India in making e-government accessible to the common person. It briefly identifies the strategic issues for achievement of e-government. This paper derives a list of key strategic factors that are appropriate for planning, designing, development and implementation of e-government. The paper identifies the range of diverse problems, challenges and barriers planners and developers must face as they work in the e-government projects. The paper discusses prospects and future of e-government in India. The paper highlights the role of government to develop richer and deeper understanding of e-government.


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Application of e-government in developing countries —issues, challenges and prospects in India
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Inderjeet Singh, S. (2016). Application of e-government in developing countries —issues, challenges and prospects in India. SOCRATES, 4(3), 91-109. Retrieved from