SSB BECAME FIRST FORCE TO START PROCUREMENT FROM GOVERNMENT E-MARKET PLACE (GEM)
New Delhi – 16.03.2017- In line with Hon’ble Prime Minister’s Digital India campaign and to bring digital solution in day to day function and transparency in decision making, Sashastra Seema Bal has started e-procurement and became first Central Armed Police Force (CAPF) by procuring 23 vehicles from Government e-market place (GeM).
Smt. Archana Ramasundaram, Director General, SSB, has expressed her satisfaction on the decision taken by the force to procure its stores from Government e-market place as per availability. She said that the e-procurement will improve transparency in purchase of various stores.
Recently Directorate General of Supply and Disposal (DGS&D) has created Government-e-Market place for procurement of Government stores. Hence to promote procurement of items & vehicles from newly created Govt. e-market place, Force Headquarters, Sashastra Seema Bal has directed its field units to procure vehicles and stores from Government e-Market place as per the availability.