Appreciation from Govt. of Assam to NIC Assam for valuable contribution in the fight against Covid 19

Dr.Himanta Biswa Sarma , Minister Health & FW, Finance etc presenting the certificate of appreciation to NIC Assam team, led by SIO Assam
by Kavita Barkakoty, Assam -

In recognition of the work done by NIC Assam in the fight against Covd-19, the Government of Assam presented the certificate of appreciation in a ceremony on 20th February 2021 at Guwahati Medical College Hospital (GMCH) Auditorium. Honourable Minister for Health & Family Welfare, Finance, PWD etc, Dr.Himanta Biswa Sarma, presented the Certificate to the NIC team of Smt.Suchitra Pyarelal,SIO Assam, Smt.Naina Begum, HoD VC Division, Sh.Rahul Deka, Scientist C and Sh. Gautam Dev Sarma, Scientist B. The Assam State Government has achieved considerable success in its consistent multi-dimensional battle against Covid-19 in the State.  NIC Assam State provided the State Government the digital armoury in terms of various digital software and hardware infrastructure. 

NIC Assam has designed and developed a number of online software applications tailor made to cater to such a unique situation and hosted them on the NIC cloud and web infrastructure. NIC Video Conferencing has been used by the State Authorities to interact audio-visually with the Central Government as well as with its district and grass root functionaries.

  • COVID Suraksha developed by DIO Hojai with support from NIC State Centre is a suite comprising an Android mobile application and a web-based application portal, for ensuring that Home Quarantine cases are being properly monitored by the assigned surveillance teams of health workers.
  • COVAAS (Corona Virus Alert Assam) mobile App, developed by DIO Goalpara, brings a host of services and information related to the pandemic on to a single platform for the convenience of the administration and citizens alike. 
  • Covid-19 Advisory Portal is a more comprehensive web portal counterpart of COVAAS.
  • Online ePass Software, developed by NIC Assam in Service Plus has facilitated regulated movement of authorized vehicles and persons at different levels during the lockdown.
  • The Covid-19 Institutional Quarantine Information System is as software application developed by NIC Sonitpur District Centre for allotment of rooms/beds to people undergoing institutional quarantine in different institutional quarantine centres (IQCs), including hotels, in the State of Assam.