SAIL becomes first CPSE to enter into MoU with GeM for more efficient public procurement

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By Sarkaritel July 19, 2019 13:38

SAIL becomes first CPSE to enter into MoU with GeM for more efficient  public procurement


New Delhi, July 19, 2019: Steel Authority of India Limited (SAIL) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Government e-Marketplace (GeM), Department of Commerce, Ministry of Commerce and Industry, Government of India for procurement of Goods & Services on GeM portal on 18th July, 2019. Amongst CPSEs, SAIL under the aegis of Ministry of Steel is the first CPSE to enter into an MOU with GeM. This endeavour towards maximising the procurement of Goods & Services on GeM Portal aims to promote inclusiveness, broadening of base, transparency and efficiency in public procurement and achieve cashless, and paperless transaction.

Shri Anil Kumar Chaudhary, Chairman, SAIL and Shri S.Suresh Kumar,Addl. CEO, GeMexchanged the MoU in the presence of Shri BinoyKumar, Secretary (Steel) and Dr.AnupWadhawan, Secretary (Commerce). Senior officials of Ministry of Steel, Ministry of Commerce & Industries, GeM and SAIL were also present during the signing in. Speaking on the occasion, Shri Anil Kumar Chaudhary said, “We have always remained in the forefront of implementing government’s digital endeavours. In this line only, this MoUhas been signed by SAIL with GeM. SAIL will make all efforts to use this portal extensively for its wide range of procurements.”

Sarkaritel
By Sarkaritel July 19, 2019 13:38