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GOVERNMENT OF INDIA

Ministry of Communication and Information Technology

 

DEPARTMENT OF POSTS

RAJYA SABHA

UNSTARRED QUESTION NO 3071

TO BE ANSWERED ON 03.05.2007

Computerization of Post Offices in Karnataka

3071.

SHRI RAJEEV CHANDRASEKHAR

 

 

Will the Minister of COMMUNICATION AND INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY be pleased to state:-

(a) the number of post offices other than non-departmental ones functioning in the State of Karnataka as on 31st March, 2007, district-wise;

(b) the number out of them in which services have been fully computerized, partially computerized, separately;

(c) whether any plan has been drawn to extend the benefit of computerization in post offices during 2007-08; and

(d) if so, the details thereof?

ANSWER

THE MINISTER OF STATE IN THE MINISTRY OF COMMUNICATIONS AND INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY (DR. SHAKEEL AHMAD)

(a) The number of post offices other than non-departmental ones functioning in the State of Karnataka as on 31st march, 2007, district-wise, is given in the Annexure-A.

(b) The number out of them in which services have been fully computerised, partially computerised, separately is given in the Annexure –B.

(c) The XIth Plan (2007-12) outlay of the Department is yet to be finalized in consultation with the Planning Commission and hence no plan programme has been approved for computerisation of Post Offices for the year 2007-08

(d) Does not arise in view of (c) above.

Annexure – A 

Number of Post Offices other than Non-departmental ones

functioning in the State of Karnataka

Sl.No.

Name of the District

No. of departmental Post offices in the district as on 31.03.2007

1.

Bangalore Urban

229

2.

Bangalore Rural

40

3.

Bagalkot

49

4.

Belgaum

141

5.

Bellay

75

6.

Bidar

33

7.

Bijapur

56

8.

Dharwad

66

9.

Gadag

30

10.

Koppal

30

11.

Gulbarga

73

12.

Haveri

34

13.

Raichur

39

14.

Uttara Kannada

96

15.

Chamarajanagar

22

16.

Chikmagalur

59

17.

Chitradurga

44

18.

Davanagere

37

19.

Hassan

62

20.

Kodagu

25

21.

Kolar

65

22.

Mandya

56

23.

Dakshina Kannada

116

24.

Mysore

86

25.

Shimoga

87

26.

Tumkur

78

27.

Udupi

80

Total

1808

Annexure – B

 

Number of Departmental Post Offices in which Postal services have been computerized

Sl. No.

Name of the District

No. of Departmental Post Offices where Postal services are fully computerized

No. of Departmental Post Offices where Postal services are partially computerized

1.

Bangalore Urban

102

32

2.

Bangalore Rural

8

3

3.

Bagalkot

8

8

4.

Belgaum

18

11

5.

Bellay

12

3

6.

Bidar

5

0

7.

Bijapur

9

0

8.

Dharwad

18

6

9.

Gadag

4

7

10.

Koppal

2

4

11.

Gulbarga

11

9

12.

Haveri

5

4

13.

Raichur

2

8

14.

Uttara Kannada

6

12

15.

Chamarajanagar

4

1

16.

Chikmagalur

11

1

17.

Chitradurga

6

3

18.

Davanagere

7

2

19.

Hassan

11

0

20.

Kodagu

9

0

21.

Kolar

13

2

22.

Mandya

5

6

23.

Dakshina Kannada

31

5

24.

Mysore

23

2

25.

Shimoga

16

0

26.

Tumkur

17

0

27.

Udupi

17

2

Total

380

131