Modi Cabinet Approves Inclusion Of Cooperatives In Govt E-marketplace Portal Says Anurag Thakur | Cabinet Meeting: सहकारी समितियां भी GeM पोर्टल से जुड़ सकेंगी, छोटे व्यापारी भी कर सकेंगे बड़ा व्यापार
Modi Cabinet Meeting Update: During the press conference on the cabinet meeting, Information and Broadcasting Minister Anurag Thakur said that the Government e-portal Gem was launched on 17 May 2017. Now the government buys goods only from the GeM portal. Different departments and government undertakings have also started shopping from the GeM portal.
Giving a big update regarding the cabinet meeting, Anurag Thakur said that the shopping on Gem portal is increasing continuously. This saves the cost and time of the tender process. Small businessmen are joining the Gem portal and they can do big business through it. Now cooperative societies will also be able to buy goods from the GeM portal. There are 8.54 lakh registered cooperative societies.
What is GeM Portal
The government has also started a portal named Government e-Marketplace, (Gem), so that any person can do business by connecting with the e-commerce platform GeM. Government e-market place is an online market through which people’s dream of doing business or business can be fulfilled by connecting with the government.