A meeting on Information Technology and e-government, chaired by National Assembly (NA) Speaker Asad Qaiser, was held here at the parliament house on Monday.

The meeting was attended by NA secretariat officials and Information Technology Board (ITB). The ITB briefed the speaker on the aspects of e-government. The speaker noted that e-government would help improve the efficiency and performance.

Asad Qaiser said that when he was the speaker of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa assembly, he introduced Information Technology in the provincial assembly.

He said that the use of latest technology in the National Assembly Secretariat will also help cut expenditures being incurred on the papers.