SSB becomes first force to start procurement from Govt. e-marketplace

| Updated: Mar 17, 2017 03:21 IST

New Delhi [India], Mar.16 (ANI): In line with Prime Minister Narendra Modi's Digital India campaign, Sashastra Seema Bal (SSB) has started e-procurement, becoming the first Central Armed Police Force (CAPF) to do so. With SSB procuring 23 vehicles from the newly-created Government e-marketplace (GeM), Director General Archana Ramasundaram expressed her satisfaction on the decision taken by the force. She said that e-procurement will improve transparency in purchase of various stores. SSB has directed its field units to procure vehicles and stores from Government e-marketplace. (ANI)