A MoU was settled between the ministries of ICT and Interiors for implementing National Intelligent Card in National Organization for Civil Registration.
PR of the Ministry of ICT – Reza Taghipour, the minister of ICT, in this meeting said:" As the 10th government has been known as the first e-government, exploitation of National Intelligent Card would be a gate to achieve this goal".
"National Intelligent Card will provide every service which the owners need to prove their identity. Also its exploitation can cause on traffic decrease and will reduce unnecessary going and coming to the public sectors", the minister of ICT explained about the specifications of this card.
By referring to the high security system and necessity of this card in proving the identity he expressed that it would offer a proper bed for the other services such as e-commerce, e-banking and e-health.
According to this report, Mohammad Najjar, the minister of Interiors, after appreciating the interaction of the ministry of ICT to offer a proper backbone for National Intelligent Card pointed:" The ministry of ICT undertook to make the necessary infrastructure, network designing and card system for entering National Intelligent Card".
He added that at the beginning 4 service functions are expected by this card in such areas: health, e-elections, targeted subsidy system, and ID.
He hopes to exploit National Intelligent Card in the coming election.
It's necessary to mention that the pilot project of National Intelligent Card has been started in Ghom province and included 10 thousands person in the primal plan.
Also regarding to the minister of Interiors' statements, it will be executed till the end of the fifth development plan in all over the country.