Gurugram, Feb. 11 -- A team of experts from the Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad (IIM-A), will conduct a comprehensive evaluation of Antyodaya Saral, an e-governance platform launched in 2017 that provides easy access to 526 schemes and services under 38 departments.

The state government has asked IIM-A to assess the portal through which citizens apply for all government services like driving licenses, birth and death certificates, new BPL cards, education certificates, new electricity or LPG connections, among other schemes run by the centre and state government.

"A team of three people has already been assigned to study the online platform at three levels-functioning of the portal, ground-level services, and citizens' response....