NRA launches PMIS mobile app
Kathmandu, February 21
The National Reconstruction Authority (NRA) has developed a system where engineers deputed to reconstruction sites can fill up the progress details through a mobile app.
The NRA developed the Project Monitoring Information System (PMIS) with the financial aid of Asian Development Bank and launched it today. The engineers deployed in reconstruction task of wards of 32 earthquake-affected districts can keep records in this system.
User name and password will be provided to the engineers for the same.
Launching the system, NRA Chief Executive Officer, Yubraj Bhusal, said the system will help to know the progress made in reconstruction sector.
Bhusal said, “This system will help to make reconstruction transparent and accountable. The central office will receive the information uploaded by the engineers from working site and the central office will get all information regarding situation of reconstruction. It is believed that the system will help to expedite the reconstruction process.”
Details of reconstruction of all infrastructure like private housing, government buildings, archaeological sites, schools and health institutions will be included in the system.
Similarly, ADB Country Director for Nepal, Mukhtor Khamudkhanov, said that the method is very useful for the monitoring of reconstruction tasks.
Likewise, Assistant Spokesperson for NRA, Bhishma Kumar Bhusal, said, “The system will later be developed as an open system, after which one will be able to get information about progress and expenditure details of reconstruction from anywhere in the world.”