The NIC provides support to offices of GoI and State Governments in the key area of development of software and websites, using latest technology and state-of-art software tools. The associated activities of process re-engineering is carried out simultaneously with software development, so that developed software replaces manual system for major activities in domain that is computerized. Almost 100 % software is developed in web based environment in NIC through out the country in recent years. The software environment, technology standards prescribed by GoI and frameworks are adopted uniformly by all NIC offices in country while developing software. NIC, Andaman follows the above guidelines diligently.
In recent years, NIC has adopted Open source technology and tools available freely for development of software and websites, to cut down development cost by way of License fee etc.,
The offices of NIC located at CGO Complex, New Delhi and various Ministries of GoI in New Delhi have developed many e-Gov projects, which are implemented in all the states in the country with support of respective NIC State Unit. The NIC, A & N islands consisting of State Unit at Port Blair and District units in three districts of A & N Islands have also separately developed several e-Gov software applications and websites which are implemented by various offices of A & N Admin and GoI offices in Port Blair. This page thus summarizes the e-Gov projects done by NIC (Hqrs), New Delhi and NIC, Andaman State Unit & District Units in A & N Islands.
As new projects are taken up by NIC and implemented, the contents of this page are updated regularly to provide updated status.
NIC at national level has developed several standard software applications, all internet based, which are implemented by many offices of GoI and State Govts in the country, across many functional areas of the government activities. The “Applications” have been converted into “Products” by NIC in recent years so that they can be implemented for any GoI office in ready-to-use mode. As all Products are Internet based, cloud enabled and centrally hosted, minimum investment is required from any office which desires to implement the product, like a client computer system, good and reliable Internet connectivity.
Being software products, NIC releases new versions of the software product with enhanced features and services regularly. Most of the products are free for use by Govt offices and a few are cost-driven. The NIC, Andaman State Unit provides support to the interested Govt offices to implement a product. Please contact the respective officer of NIC, Andaman state unit given below to implement a specific product.
The following is the list of such Software Products :
This is a Software product developed by NIC as an Internet based solution to record, maintain and monitor Attendance details of employees working in a Govt office in the country. The system is Cloud enabled and centrally maintained by NIC. The system is Aadhar based, that is employees should have Aadhar number. The implementing office should have computer, internet connectivity and Aadhar enabled Bio-metric devices (Finger print) in Tablet mode as well as Finger print devices connected to a client computer system.
AEBAS facilitates online recording of employees attendance in online mode with online authentication from UIDAI database and monitoring of attendance details at different levels. Dashboard facility is available online to view summary details of attendance.
To implement this application, please contact Shri Narasimha Rao, Scientist “C”, NIC, Andaman State Unit at office phone : 03192 232733 or rao.rn[at]nic[dot]in
The e-Office is a software product developed by NIC for Office automation of Govt offices. The software has been implemented in more than 65 offices of GoI and several states in the country. The software is mainly Internet based but can also be hosted in Intranet environment in an office.
The e-Office product is developed by NIC based on rules and procedures laid down by DAR&PG, Govt of Office, as defined in “Office manual of Central Secretariat, GoI ” and thus has the stamp and approval of GoI.
The software product is available in two flavours (a) “Lite” which has three major components of File Monitoring System, Knowledge Management System and Intranet portal and (b) “Premium” which has additional components. NIC recommends Govt office to start implementation with “Lite” version of e-Office. The File monitoring system is most used feature of e-Office and facilitates management of files in a Govt office right from it’s creation and movement as per work flow followed by the office at all levels till it’s closure. The most significant feature of e-Office is that it allows scanned copies of Physical file to be uploaded at each stage in work flow, so that the complete physical file with latest notings is available in electronic form in e-office at any point of time. The system helps in monitoring movement of files within an office and pinpoint files that are waiting for action at various levels in the office.
To implement this application, please contact Shri Gautam Gupta, Scientist “D”, NIC, Andaman State Unit at office phone : 03192 232733 or gautam.g[at]nic[dot]in.
Click here to Download Document on “Help Document on e-Office”. To see details of AEBAS, visit the website :
NIC has developed the e-Procurement software product to bring in transparency in Procurement process of Govt offices in the country. The product was initially developed and implemented by NIC targeting offices and Public Sector Units and was called as “CPPP – Central Public Procurement Portal”. The product was later enhanced to GepNIC that is “Government Electronic Procurement of NIC’ so that for implementation in State govt offices also. The software has been implemented in around 40 offices in the country. The software is Internet based and centrally hosted at NIC
The epNIC product is developed by NIC based on rules and procedures to be followed by Govt offices for procurement of Goods and Services from market and follows the Vigilance Guidelines of GoI. It automates the entire procurement process in Govt starting from floating of tenders / notices etc.,, receipt of bids in electronic form, processing of bids as per modes like QCBS till the final award of the work or contract to the bidder selected by the software product. Thus the product brings fairness and transparency in procurement process and reduces scope for corruption.
The product is completely web based and completely in Open Source technology. To implement this application, please contact Shri Sendil Kumar, Scientist “B”, NIC, Andaman State Unit at office phone : 03192 232733 or kumar.sendil[at]nic[dot]in
Click here to Download Document on “Help Document on e-Procurement”. The demo version of the software product is available at http://demoeproc.nic.in/
The Jeevan Pramaan product has been developed by NIC to provide “Life Certificates” in Digital form to the pensioners drawing pension from Govt agencies including GoI, State Govts and Defence forces. The product has been implemented by many GoI offices and state governments in the country. Jeevan Pramaan is Aadhar based and pensioners need to have Aadhar number to avail this facility.
As part of Govt procedures, pensioners have to visit Pension disbursing agency (like banks, post offices, state government treasury offices etc., ) once every year in person and submit their life certificate as “Proof of Living”. Jeevan Pramaan does away this practice at one stroke. The pensioner has to register once in Jeevan Pramaan (JP) portal his/her pension details like PPO number, Bank account in which pension amount is credited, Aadhar no etc., The finger print of pensioner is captured as part of this process and authentication is done online from Aadhar database. Once registered, the pensioner can download Digital Life certificate from the portal online and submit to the disbursing agency. The pensioner can repeat the process in the following years by adopting the online process. The GoI has identified several JP offices in the country to function as JP centres, including NIC offices at state and district levels.
Click here to Download Document on “Help Document on Jeevan Pramaan”. To view details, visit https://www.jeevanpramaan.gov.in/
eSamiksha is a real time, on-line system initially developed by NIC for monitoring of follow-up action on decisions taken during presentations made by different Ministries/Departments to Prime Minister. The follow-up action in respect of each decision is to be updated by concerned Ministry/Department/Agency as and when the status changes or at least every month.
Different users such as PMO/Cabinet Secretariat/Ministries/Departments can securely access system through a log-in/password. This system can also be configured to review follow up action in respect of other meetings, if required.
After the successfull implementation of eSamiksha by Prime Minister Office, versions of eSamiksha haven been implemented in other GoI offices including Ministry of Railways etc.,
Click here to Download Document on “Help Document on e-Samiksha”. To view details, visit https://www.esamiksha.gov.in/
Govt of India Projects
The Core Accounting Solutions (CAS) would provide an accounting software solution for the Civil Accounts Organization with the specific objective of leveraging the existing IT capability and application software funtionalities for developing an intergrated accounting system for all levels of usage with seamless interface and data communication;Providing a structured plan for connectivity issues linking the PAOs with PrAOs,CGA and external entities wherever possible;Minimizing the transaction costs and reduce cheque float time by adopting electronic payment systems; and Ensuring a secure single point data capture of transaction data therby eliminating duplication of work and data inconsistency.Click Here to know more
The arrival and prices of different agricultural commodities as received from the Agricultural Produce Market Committee (APMCs) of different States are uploaded at AGMARKNET portal for information onlyClick Here to know more
National Horticulture Mission (NHM)
A National Horticulture Mission was launched in 2005-06 as a Centrally Sponsored Scheme to promote holistic growth of the horticulture sector through an area based regionally differentiated strategies. The scheme has been subsumed as a part of Mission for Integration Development of Horticulture (MIDH) during 2014-15.Click Here to know more
Mobile Based Fertilizer Monitoring system (mFMS)Click Here to know more
National Animal Diseases Reporting System (NADRS)
Animal wealth in India has increased manifold and the animal husbandry practices have changed to a great extent following the introduction of newer technologies particularly for crossbreeding and up gradation of indigenous breeds. Department of Animal Husbandry, Dairying and Fisheries has envisaged the need for the automation of its activities with the support of state-of-art Information and Communications Technology in order to provide better services to its stake-holders in an efficient manner...Click Here to know more
eSamiksha is a real time, on-line system for monitoring of follow-up action on the decisions taken during the presentations made by different Ministries/Departments to the Prime Minister.Click Here to know more
Civil Supplies and Consumer Affairs
The primary policy objective of the Department of Food & Public Distribution is to ensure food security for the country through timely and efficient procurement and distribution of foodgrains. This involves procurement of various foodgrains, building up and maintenance of food stocks, their storage, movement and delivery to the distributing agencies and monitoring of production, stock and price levels of foodgrains.Click Here to know more
The CONFONET project has been implemented in the backdrop of The Consumer Protection Act, 1986. Under the provision of the Act, quasi-judicial machinery, namely, Consumer Forums at the district level and Consumer Dispute Redressal Commissions at the State and National Level were setup. The project was initiated and an Executive Finance Committee (EFC) was prepared to provide a turnkey solution at each of the district forum, state commission & national level, including linkages with respective state and central governments.Click Here to know more
E-Procurement (GepNIC portal)
The Central Public Procurement Portal of Government of India facilitates all the Central Government Organizations to publish their Tender Enquiries, Corrigendum and Award of Contract details. The system also enables the users to migrate to total electronic procurement mode.Click Here to know more
Online Scholarship Management System
The objective of the Scheme is to provide financial assistance to the poor and meritorious students belonging to minority communities to enable them to pursue professional and technical courses.Click Here to know more
New Education Policy in MyGov.in
The objective of this Group is to formulate a new Education Policy for the country through an inclusive, participatory and holistic approach. The National Policy on Education was framed in 1986 and modified in 1992. Since then several changes have taken place that calls for a revision of the Policy.Click Here to know more
To address the teaching gap between school education and engineering entrance as also to enrich the teaching and learning of Science and Mathematics at School level, the CBSE is launching, a project to provide free online resources to girl students of Class XI and Class XII for preparation of admission test for the premier engineering colleges in the country.Click Here to know more
Forest Proposal Monitoring System
Avail services for Online submission & monitoring of forest clearance proposals provided by the Ministry of Environment and Forests. Users can sign up and login to avail services for forest clearances of proposals. You can access the court Rules, Acts, Orders, Directions, etc. Information about the Forest Advisory Committee is also given.Click Here to know more
ReALCraft is a work flow based online application system for Vessel Registration under MS Act and License Certificate under MFR Act to the fishing vessels operating along the Indian coast. It is a national project sanctioned by the Department of Animal Husbandry, Dairying and Fisheries, Ministry of Agriculture and Farmers Welfare, Govt. of India for implementing in all coastal States and UTs..Click Here to know more
Online clinics registration
The Clinical Establishments (Registration and Regulation) Act, 2010 has been enacted by the Central Government to provide for registration and regulation of all clinical establishments in the country with a view to prescribing the minimum standards of facilities and services provided by them.Click Here to know more
Mother and Child Tracking systemClick Here to know more
The Ministry of Women and Child Development is implementing a Centrally Sponsored Scheme, namely the Integrated Child Protection Scheme (ICPS) since 2009-10. The objectives of the scheme are to contribute to the improvement in the well being of children in difficult circumstances, as well as to the reduction of vulnerabilities to situations and actions that lead to abuse, neglect, exploitation, abandonment and separation of children. The Scheme, also envisages for creating a mechanism for tracking 'missing' and 'found' children under ICPS and Juvenile Justice (Care & Protection of Children) Act,2000 ( JJ Act).Click Here to know more
Integrated Child Development Services (ICDS)
ICDS Scheme represents one of the world�s largest and most unique programmes for early childhood development. ICDS is the foremost symbol of India�s commitment to her children � India�s response to the challenge of providing pre-school education on one hand and breaking the vicious cycle of malnutrition, morbidity, reduced learning capacity and mortality, on the other.Click Here to know more
Online Registration System (ORS) is a framework to link various hospitals across the country for Aadhaar based online registration and appointment system, where counter based OPD registration and appointment system through Hospital Management Information System (HMIS) has been digitalized.Click Here to know more
IVFRT (Immigration)Click Here to know more
National Database of Arms LicenseClick Here to know more
Industrial Establishment Memorandum I and II ReturnsClick Here to know more
The Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises Development (MSMED) Act was notified in 2006 to address policy issues affecting MSMEs as well as the coverage and investment ceiling of the sector. The Act seeks to facilitate the development of these enterprises as also enhance their competitiveness. It provides the first-ever legal framework for recognition of the concept of �enterprise� which comprises both manufacturing and service entities. It defines medium enterprises for the first time and seeks to integrate the three tiers of these enterprises, namely, micro, small and medium. The primary responsibility of promotion and development of MSMEs is of the State Governments. However, the Government of India, supplements efforts of the State Governments through various initiatives. The role of the M/o MSME and its organizations is to assist the States in their efforts to encourage entrepreneurship, employment and livelihood opportunities and enhance the competitiveness of MSMEs in the changed economic scenario.Click Here to know more
National Knowledge Network (NKN)
The NKN is a state-of-the-art multi-gigabit pan-India network for providing a unified high speed network backbone for all knowledge related institutions in the country. The purpose of such a knowledge network goes to the very core of the country's quest for building quality institutions with requisite research facilities and creating a pool of highly trained professionals. The NKN will enable scientists, researchers and students from different backgrounds and diverse geographies to work closely for advancing human development in critical and emerging areas.Click Here to know more
Open Government Data (OGD) Platform India - data.gov.in - is a platform for supporting Open Data initiative of Government of India. The portal is intended to be used by Government of India Ministries/ Departments their organizations to publish datasets, documents, services, tools and applications collected by them for public use. It intends to increase transparency in the functioning of Government and also open avenues for many more innovative uses of Government Data to give different perspective.Click Here to know more
Dial.gov, Common Man's Interface to Welfare Schemes is an ICT (Information, Communication ,& Technology) enabled single window for dissemination of Welfare Information in the form of Schemes & Benefits provided by Government for the Citizens of India. The aim of the government is to undertake Welfare of the Society. Dial.gov bridges the information gap between the Benefit & the Beneficiary by providing information through an Intelligent Search EnginClick Here to know more
The Portal has been developed as a Mission Mode Project (MMP) under the National E-Governance Plan (NEGP) of the Government. The objective behind the Portal is to provide a single window access to the information and services being provided by the Indian Government for citizens and other stakeholders. An attempt has been made through this Portal to provide comprehensive, accurate, reliable and one stop source of information about India and its various facets. The current Portal is a metadata driven site that links to the other Indian Government Portals/websites for most updated information.Click Here to know more
eTaal is a web portal for dissemination of e-Transactions statistics of National and State level e-Governance Projects including Mission Mode Projects. It receives transaction statistics from web based applications periodically on near real time basis. eTaal presents quick analysis of transaction counts in tabular and graphical form to give quick view of transactions done by various e-Governance projects.Click Here to know more
With the vision of accelerating delivery of e-services as envisaged under NeGP and optimising ICT spending of the government, the Government of India has launched the initiative of establishing the e-Gov AppStore. The e-Gov App Store is a national level common repository of customizable and configurable applications, components and web services that can be re-used by various government agencies/departments at Centre and States, which will include the setting up of a common platform to host and run applications (developed by government agencies or private players) at National Clouds.Click Here to know more
he E-Greetings portal aims to promote a contemporary and eco-friendly method of sharing greetings by Government officials and agencies as well as citizens to colleagues and friends for National Holidays and other national occasions. The portal allows users to select and send greetings from multiple occasion-specific templates. Government Departments can also customize the greetings by adding tag-lines and messages related to their programmes and schemes. The observance of National and International days and disseminating informational messages and greetings related to such occasions will facilitate sharing and dissemination of educational and informational content to citizens. Greetings are an important way of communicating with colleagues and friends on special occasions and days of national importance. Sending a Greeting generates goodwill in the recipient. The erstwhile trend in the Government was to send paper Greeting-cards or use free internet-based E-Greetings sites.Click Here to know more
The journey of e-Governance initiatives in India took a broader dimension in mid 90s for wider sectoral applications with emphasis on citizen-centric services. Later on, many States/UTs started various e-Governance projects. Though these e-Governance projects were citizen-centric, they could make lesser than the desired impact. Government of India launched National e-Governance Plan (NeGP) in 2006. 31 Mission Mode Projects covering various domains were initiated. Despite the successful implementation of many e-Governance projects across the country, e-Governance as a whole has not been able to make the desired impact and fulfil all its objectives.Click Here to know more
DataDigitizeClick Here to know more
In line with the government's Digital India initiative, this project has created a framework to make school books accessible in digital form as e-books to be read and used on tablets and laptops. The main idea is to bring various publishers (free as well as commercial) and schools together on one platform. In addition to the portal, a back-end framework to facilitate the organization and easy management of such resources has also been made, along with the web based applications that can be installed on tablets for navigating the framework.Click Here to know more
DigiLocker is the national Digital Locker System launched by Govt. of India. For Residents i. Digital Locker of each resident is linked to their Aadhaar number ii. 1GB of free space in the locker to securely store resident documents and store links (URI) of Govt. department or agency issued e-documents. iii. eSign online service to digitally sign the documents online without using dongle. For details please refer to the e-Sign brochure available on the portal. iv. Sharing of e-documents online with any registered requester agency or department v. Download eAadhaar. vi. List of issuers which have issued e-documents to residents and list of requesters which have accessed resident�s documents. For Issuers i. Facility to upload e-documents in a standard XML format in the digital locker repository and push e-document URI in the resident�s digital locker For Requesters i. Secure access to documents in repository or in digital locker For other details on digital locker please refer to digital locker writeup and presentation on the portalClick Here to know more
Shram Suvidha for Ministry of Labour
This Portal will facilitate ease of reporting at one place for various Labour Laws, consolidated information of Labour Inspection and its enforcement. The Web Portal will enhance convenience of reporting, transparency in Labour Inspection and monitoring of Labour Inspection based on key performances indices and provide an effective Grievances Redressal System hyperlinked with Department of Administrative Reforms and Public Grievances (DARPG) Portal.Click Here to know more
Shram Shakti Pehchaan (UNWIN - Social Security Cards for Unorganized workers)Click Here to know more
National Career Service (NCS) - For employment exchanges
A National ICT based portal is developed primarily to connect the opportunities with the aspirations of youth. This portal facilitates registration of job seekers, job providers, skill providers, career counsellors, etc. The portal provides job matching services in a highly transparent and user friendly manner. These facilities along with career counselling content will be delivered by the portal through multiple channels like career centers, mobile devices, CSCs, etc. The project would be capable of meeting the varied demands and requirements of the youth for information on education, employment and training and will be supported by a multi lingual call center. The portal will also make available information on local service providers available to house hold and other consumers for services like driving, plumbing, carpentry, etcClick Here to know more
The e-Courts project was conceptualized on the basis of the "National Policy and Action Plan for Implementation of information and communication technology (ICT) in the Indian Judiciary - 2005" submitted by e-Committee (Supreme Court of India), with a vision to transform the Indian Judiciary by ICT enablement of Courts.Click Here to know more
WAMSI for Wakf Management System
"Computerization of records of the State Wakf Boards" was launched by the Ministry of Minority Affairs, Government of India, to streamline record keeping, introduce transparency, and to computerize the various functions & processes of the Waqf Boards and to develop a single web-based centralized software application.Click Here to know more
National Scholarships Portal is one stop solution for end to end scholarship process right from submission of student application, verification, sanction and disbursal to end beneficiary for all the scholarships provided by the Government of India.Click Here to know more
Panchayat Enterprise Suite
The Ministry of Panchayati Raj (MoPR) has undertaken e-Panchayat Mission Mode Project(e-Panchayat MMP) with a view to introduce and strengthen e-Governance in Panchayati Raj Institutions (PRIs) across the country and build associated capacities of the PRIs for effective adoption of the e-Governance initiative. Under this project, Panchayat Enterprise Suite (PES) has been conceptualised which comprises 11 Core Common applications. At present, Panchayat Enterprise Suite has been deployed/operational with 10 Core Common Applications and GIS layer module is under conceptualisation. The operational modules includes LGD(Local Government Directory), Area Profiler(Socio-economic & general details), PlanPlus(to strengthen Decentralised & Participatory Planning), PriaSoft(Panchayat Accounting), ActionSoft(Works/scehme implementation Monitoring System), NAD(National Asset Directory), Service Plus(To facilitate Service Delivery), Social Audit, Training and National Panchayat Portal(Dynamic Website of Panchayats)Click Here to know more
NREGA online systemClick Here to know more
Saansad Aadarsh Gram Yojana (Village Adoption by MP)
The vision of our Hon'ble Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi is �If we have to build the nation we have to start from the villages" and he believes that "If every MP transforms villages in his/her constituency into model villages, large number of villages in the country would have seen holistic development�. Our PM has requested all Members of Parliament (MP) to develop one model village in their constituency by year 2016 and two more by 2019. Department of Rural Development has formulated guidelines of the scheme. Hon'ble Prime Minister has released the guidelines on 11'th Oct 2014 at Vigyan Bhawan, New Delhi.Click Here to know more
Public Grievances portal
The Department of Administrative Reforms And Public Grievances is the nodal agency to formulate policy guidelines for citizen-centric governance in the country. Redress of citizens' grievances , being one of the most important initiatives of the department, DAR&PG formulates public grievance redress mechanisms for effective and timely redress / settlement of citizens' grievances.Click Here to know more
Right To Information portal
Right to Information Act 2005 mandates timely response to citizen requests for government information. It is an initiative taken by Department of Personnel and Training, Ministry of Personnel, Public Grievances and Pensions to provide a� RTI Portal Gateway to the citizens for quick search of information on the details of first Appellate Authorities,PIOs etc. amongst others, besides access to RTI related information / disclosures published on the web by various Public Authorities under the government of India as well as the State GovernmentsClick Here to know more
Sparrow project for APAR�s of IAS officersClick Here to know more
Aadhar Based Bio Metric Attendance SystemClick Here to know more
Jeevan Pramaan for Pensioners PortalClick Here to know more
MyLPG.in � LPG Gas CylinderClick Here to know more
SAHAJ � Online release of new LPG connectionsClick Here to know more
MyGovClick Here to know more
PRAGATIClick Here to know more
e-SarathiClick Here to know more
e-VahanClick Here to know more
NGO Tracking systemClick Here to know more
PAHAL � Cash Transfer for LPG subsidyClick Here to know more
DBT � Direct Benefit TransferClick Here to know more