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Despite of the fact that land is valuable asset to the people, most people even educated person do not have proper idea about the land laws and…
Land information services thorough mobile apps
Despite of the fact that land is valuable asset to the people, most people even educated person do not have proper idea about the land laws and land related aspects. Lack of proper knowledge of land or land service process people sometimes fall into trouble. In order to get the required information or to know which papers are needed or to know about the land service process, people need to visit land office or lawyers several times. In many cases they are cheated by broker or other person and lose money. For all of these reasons service recipients have to face financial, physical and psychological hassles.
To provide knowledge about the land laws and guidance about land related issues a land information based Mobile Application named vumi seba (ভূমি সেবা) has been developed. From this application beneficiaries will able to know about Citizen’s Charter (Service Delivery Charter), what to do about mutation and various miss case, vested property (A & B tofshils) information, what to do before land purchasing & after purchasing, how to identify false deed & what to do in this regard, what things land owners should must know, Rate of Land Development Tax, rent certificate case, Muslim and Hindu succession act, registration act in a brief, Jolmohal-Hatbazar Khasland lease information, land related other various Service Process, meaning of land related words with explanation, Land measurement, Citizens Right to Information about land, Contact no. of Ministry of Land with subordinate board, directorate including AC(Land) No.(Whole Bangladesh),Various office memorandum, circular, gazettes etc. Besides these service recipients can put their valuable opinion, complain that will be delivered to the concerned authority for action. Overall, all relevant information and instruction that what to do and how to do for land issues are available in this app. Besides all of this information, every two month later, latest land related government circular containing with newly included land topics/law and elaboration of existing topics will be uploaded in this app in order to inform the people about the latest issues of land.
One of the most important aspects of this mobile application is, it is easy to install and use. One can find, it easily from Google play store by searching with name vumi seba (ভূমি সেবা) or by going to the linkhttps://goo.gl/ahdqEk then can get information by installing it from anywhere of the world. Thus, in a general case now people do not need to visit land offices, lawyers to get their required information. As a result, it increases citizen satisfaction by saving a lot of time and money as well as reduces the role of brokers existing in this service.