National Informatics Center (NIC)

NIC District Unit, Mawkyrwat

National Informatics Centre is a premier ICT organization of the Government of India, established in 1976 , for providing e-government/ e-governance solutions adopting best practices, integrated services and global solutions in Government sector. NIC is under Ministry of Information and communication Technology NIC is set up in each district headquarter with the Office located in the Office of the Deputy Commissioner to extend ICT at the district level. Each District NIC Office is under the State NIC Office. Since inception, NIC South West Khasi Hills has been actively involved in different ICT endeavour. NIC is extending support in implementation of MIS for different Central Government Schemes at the district level and the Block Level. Since South West Khasi Hills is a newly created district so the setting up of NIC Center is still an ongoing process. There are tremendous opportunity and scope for NIC to get involved in many activity in near future.

NIC Infrastructure

NICNet (NICNetwork) is the network backbone of NIC which connects the NIC headquarters, all the State Units and the District Units. The district unit is connected with a 100 MBPS Leased Line. In DC’s Office a structured LAN is established in all important rooms. Connectivity is  available 24×7 for all the users in DC’s Office building. The current NETWORK is working under INTEGRATED SWAN-NICNET Project for the District.

Video Conferencing Studio: NIC at the District Office are equipped with Video Conferencing set up via a 34 MBPS Leased Line. The conferencing studio is already set up and the studio is being regularly used by the District Administration and various line departments.

N.I.C South West Khasi Hills District is involved in automation of different areas of working in the Office of the Deputy Commissioner, Mawkyrwat. E-Services which includes Issuing of Certificates / Permission to genuine applicants is available both in Online & Offline mode. Services for the following is currently functional

Caste Certificate
Permanent Residential Certificate
Armed Para Military Forces Certificate
Residential Certificate
Senior Citizen Certificate
Income Certificate
Permission to hold special Events
Public Facilitation Centre which is integrated with E-Services application is also functioning as single window delivery system in the Office.

Public Distribution Systems (P.D.S.)
At present, Ration Card Management system is implemented in the district partially.

As per Honorable Supreme Court directive to adopt a single unified information system on End to end computerization of P.D.S. systems, efforts have been made to streamline the strategy. The whole process is broadly classified into two Components.

Automation of P.D.S. Supply Chain
Digitization of beneficiary database.
In order to ensure timely implementation of the Project, various masters like Stakeholder Master, Office Master, F.P.S. Master, Depot Master, Card Type master, caste category master etc. were digitised using the centralised software hosted in Delhi. Detail Mapping of each F.P.S. dealers to a specific Wholesaler along with the Ration Card count was completed.

Contact Person:

Shri Shiv Kumar
District Informatics Associate.
National Informatics Center (NIC) District Unit, Mawkyrwat
DC’s Office Complex
Mawkyrwat – 793114
South West Khasi Hills District, ML
Office Phone: 03656-290730
Office Fax: 03656-290730
Email: mawkyrwat[at]nic[dot]in