The know how of Information Technology came to the district with the establishment of a district unit of National Informatics Centre(NIC) in the year 1994. National Informatics Centre is a premier Information Technology organization of Government of India that was established way back in 1976 to provide various IT supports to government departments at various levels. Since its inception in 1994, NIC is providing hardware, software and all necessary support to the district administration and has so far handled voluminous data on election and Land Record with high rate of efficiency. District administration including various government departments in the district is rapidly atomizing the working system with support of NIC. A CD-ROM on Block Level Information prepared by NIC was released on the Independence Day function 2001. A detail profile of NIC North Sikkim is as under.
NIC North Sikkim Unit is trying its level best to render all possible fruits of the Information Technology to the people of the district to enable them make better progress and enhance performance and productivity in various sectors.
With the goal of peace, prosperity and happiness through comfortable life yet to be reached, the Information Technology can be expected to act as positive catalyst in all developmental activities carried to achieve these goals. A more practical analysis of the logic can be viewed in the following chart.
INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY PLAN AND GOAL
and Quick Public Services Proper
Implementation of Developmental Schemes Increased
Productivity & Performance No
wastage of Resource and Revenue Increase
in Revenue Collection Overall
Smooth and Quick Public Services
Proper Implementation of Developmental Schemes
Increased Productivity & Performance
No wastage of Resource and Revenue
Increase in Revenue Collection
Overall Sustainable Development.
With above mentioned logic and aim, NIC is trying its best to introduce Information Technology in all premier government sectors. It will be continued with more ardent initiatives in the days to come.