IMPHAL, March 10 - Manipur Chief Minister N Biren Singh today launched the Citizen Facilitation Centre at a simple ceremony organised by State Urban Development department at the Cabinet Hall of Chief Minister�s Secretariat.
Speaking at the ceremony, the Chief Minister said that the Centre has been opened with an aim to deliver different services to people through a single window system. It would reduce time, duplicacy and ensure hassle-free services. Stating that there would be visa service as well at the Centre, he said that people would not need to go to Delhi to apply for visa now. He also informed that visa service is likely to be introduced for 30 countries including UK and Japan within six months.
The Centre would provide 24 different services and visa service. People may apply for visa to Italy, Estonia and Thailand for the time being. However, services for other countries will also be introduced within six months.
Other services which will be available at the Centre are applications for Domicile certificate, Income certificate, OBC certificate, SC/ST certificate, Permanent Resident Certificate, Registration in Employment Exchange, Renewal of Registration in Employment Exchange, Transfer of registration to new Employment Exchange, issue of duplicate certificate of registration for vehicles, transfer of ownership for vehicles, transfer of ownership on death of owner for vehicles, No Objection Certificate for vehicles, change of residence address in vehicle registration, correction in applicant�s particulars in vehicle registration, endorsement of hire purchase, lease or hypothecation agreement of vehicles, termination of hire purchase, lease or hypothecation agreement of vehicles, online application submission for learner license, online application submission for driving license, issue of duplicate driving license, change of address/particulars, renewal of driving license and issue of NOC for driving license, etc.
Services which are to be included within six months are registrations for Ayushman Bharat, admissions for All Schools within Manipur (Government and private), Admissions/ Enrolments for Colleges, admissions for MPSC, ticketing services for bus services, building approval plan submissions, etc.