Mobile e -Governance
The Government of Kerala have accorded sanction to the Kerala State IT Mission to implement Mobile e- Governence in the Department of State Lotteries vide GO (Rt)No. 38/2011/ITD dated 25.2.2011.The Hon’ble Chief Minister has formally inaugurated the Mobile e- Governance projects for various departments. Accordingly the same for Lotteries Department has been entrusted with M/s Mobme Wireless Solutions by the Kerala State IT Mission. As envisaged, the project has the potential to help make public information and governance services available “any time, anywhere” to citizens and officials.
The Kerala State IT Mission has set up necessary infrastructure for the implementation of the project. Accordingly a Revenue Model M- Governance project has been implemented in this department as a pilot project. An individual user can access lottery results by sending details of draw number, series and lottery ticket number by SMS to number 537252. SMS format: ---type Lottery (space) draw number (space) series (space) 6 digit number Rs. 2/- shall be payable by the subscribers of BSNL and Rs 3/- by the subscribers of other network service providers for each SMS under the scheme. As per the facility provided by the IT Mission, the department is also making use of quick SMS and Group SMS to convey short messages, short advertisements, publicity matters etc to both saved and unsaved mobile numbers.