The Digital India Awards 2020 ceremony (sixth edition) took place virtually on 30th December, 2020 and the awards were conferred by the Hon'ble President of India, Shri Ram Nath Kovind from Rashtrapati Bhawan via video conferencing (VC), in the presence of Hon'ble Union Minister of Law & Justice, Communications and Electronics & Information Technology Shri Ravi Shankar Prasad, ecretary (MeitY) Shri Ajay Sawhney, Additional Secretary (MeitY) Dr. Rajendra Kumar, Director General NIC Dr.
NIC, Akola is a pioneer with excellence in digital governance, with communication facilitation, technical support, system analysis, and innovative implementation of ICT. NIC, Akola is recognized with more than twenty various types of awards and recognitions for innovative initiatives of delivery of cloud-like services with Virtual Machine as a service, major contribution in the implementation of NLRMP for Akola and Maharashtra, and Frameworkfor e-Governance of fundamentalresources water, electricity.
NIC Karnataka State Centre has been instrumental in designing, developing and implementing e-Governance solutions, which resulted in digital transformation in the State at all levels and has helped in achieving transparency and efficiency in the delivery of the citizen centric services. NIC has set up the Centre of Excellence in Blockchain Technology in Bengaluru with a vision to build niche applications using Blockchain in close coordination with the Government.
e-Counselling services developed by NIC are the result of a focussed effort to put the best use of technology for bringing transparency in the admission process of the educational institutions in our country. This has also led to the implementation of a common selection process across universities. The stakeholders can now conveniently participate in the admission process for higher education.
Appreciation from Govt. of Assam to NIC Assam for valuable contribution in the fight against Covid 19
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.
Padhai Tunhar Duar developed by NIC, Chhattisgarh to continue education during COVID pandemichas received ‘CSI SIG eGovAwards 2020 under the category 'StateGovernment Entity’. Mr. Jitendra KumarShukla, IAS, DPI & MD, Samagra Shiksha,Dr. M. Sudheesh, Assistant Director,Samagra Shiksha and Ms. LalitaVerma,Scientist-B, NIC received the award in anaugust ceremony at Lucknow, on 12th Feb2021.
Assam's 'Ease of Doing Business' project bags Award of Appreciation in 18th CSI SIG eGovernance Awards 2020
‘Ease of Doing Business in Assam’, a flagship initiative of Government of Assam developed by NIC. Assam bagged the 18th CSI SIG eGovernance Award, in the Project Category – Award of Appreciation. National Informatics Centre is the Technology partner of Government of Assam for the Department of Industries and Commerce. The EoDB portal and services were developed using the ‘ServicePlus’ platform. The 18th CSI SIG eGovernance awards were presented at a function at at Taj Mahal, in Lucknow on February 12th, 2021 by Hon’ble Chief Minister Uttar Pradesh, Shri Yogi Adityanath.
Healthcare Leaders - Award of excellence conferred to NIC, Haryana for the innovative applications developed by Sh M P Kulshreshtha, DIO, Hisar (Haryana)
The 10th Healthcare Leadership Award (organized by Elets Techno media and e-health magazine) under the Category of Exemplary State in combating COVID-19 for developing various ICT enabled portals and Apps specially for Integrated Web based Applications for District COVID Management was conferred to National Informatics Centre, Haryana. All such innovative ICT enabled applications (web portals and Apps) developed by District Informatics Officer (NIC) Hisar Sh M P Kulshreshtha, and henceforth such applications become path breaking tools to fi
NICSI celebrated its Silver Jubilee on 28 Jan 2021 at a formal event at Vigyan Bhawan, Delhi. Shri Ravi Shankar Prasad, Hon'ble Union Minister for Law & Justice, Communications and Electronics & IT was the chief guest and the esteemed dignitaries at the dais were Shri Ajay Sawhney, Secretary, MeitY, Shri C. P. Gurnani, CEO, Tech Mahindra India, Ms. Debjani Ghosh, President, NASSCOM, Dr. Neeta Verma, Director General, NIC, Dr. Rajendra Kumar, Additional Secretary, MeitY and Chairman, NICSI, Shri Prashant Kumar Mittal, MD, NICSI.