N. Bala Subramanyam
CEO of e-Pragati Authority and Transport Commissioner, Indian Police Service - 1994 Batch
Sri N.Bala Subramanyam - 1994 batch IPS is the CEO of e-Pragati Authority and Transport Commissioner for the State of Andhra Pradesh. Under his leadership, Andhra Pradesh Road Transport Department has been in the forefront of digital transformation and re-engineered all of it's 80+ citizen services so that the citizens could access and do transactions online.
e-Pragati is a framework to provide integrated services to citizens through free flow of information and to usher in an era of good governance, characterised by efficiency, effectiveness, transparency, and foresight. It is a massive e-Governance programme covering 33 departments and 330+ agencies across the State and about 793 services.
Early adopters of technology, he introduced predictive analytics in tracking the naxals and terrorists during his tenure as Superintendent of Police (SP), Greyhounds department back in the year 2000. As Inspector General (IG) in the AP Intelligence department, he was known as a geek and extensively used big data analytics, identity resolutions techniques, data visualisation tools and technologies.