KCR Kits bag SKOCH Award
The KCR Kits project, which provides financial benefits for pregnant women and a kit containing essentials for infants, has been selected for SKOCH Order-of-Merit Award. The SKOCH Award has been presented at the 49th SKOCH summit in New Delhi.
Minister KT Rama Rao is the SKOCH IT Minister of the Year
Mr KT Rama Rao, Hon’ble Minister of IT, Government of Telangana has been honoured with the ‘SKOCH IT Minister of the Year Award’. He has been conferred this Award during a ceremony which took place during 49th SKOCH Summit on 9th September 2017 at New Delhi.
Telangana State Civil Supplies receive 2 National SKOCH Awards
State Civil Supplies Department has received two National SKOCH Awards this year for introducing the latest technology based Command Control Centre and Financial Management System, Online Procurement Management System (FMS-OPMS) wings. The Telangana Civil Supplies Corporation stood first in the country by adopting Information Technology for its various programmes. Command Control Centre in Civil Supplies is one-of-its-kind established in the country. The Financial Management System was developed to ease the daily transactions which can be viewed online by concerned staff and officers.
TSBIE bags two SKOCH Awards
Telangana State Board of Intermediate Education (TSBIE) has been selected for SKOCH Award for providing online services and also another award for bringing reforms in conducting the Intermediate examinations. The award was presented to the Board Secretary Dr. Ashok in New Delhi.
CDMA gets SKOCH award
The ‘Online citizen services of the Telangana Government’s Commissioner and Director of Municipal Administration has been awarded the Order of Merit in SKOCH Award under smart governance category. T. K. Sreedevi, Commissioner, and Director of Municipal Administration received the award at a function held in New Delhi, in September 2017.
GWMC gets SKOCH award for GWMC
Greater Warangal Municipal Corporation (GWMC), which has won the ‘Order of Merit’ award-2017 by Skoch, has also bagged the ‘Skoch Gold’ award for being voted as the best city among the 123 cities that were selected for different category Skoch awards. Mayor Nannapuneni Narender received the award at Constitution Club of India in New Delhi. It may be noted here that the Gurgaon-based Skoch Group, an independent assessor of States, has been giving away awards to encourage top-performing government bodies and organizations working to eliminate open defecation, enhancing sanitation and public health. The Warangal city has recently won the Best Heritage City award and ‘Unnat Bharat Abhiyan’ award too.
CM selected for ICFA Agriculture Leadership Award
Hon'be Chief Minister Sri K. Chandrashekar Rao is selected for the Agriculture Leadership Award - 2017 by the Indian Council of Food and Agriculture (ICFA). The award is in recognition of his path-breaking initiatives in irrigation and agriculture sectors, the selection committee said. The Committee quoted that the interventions of the State Govt was “creating far-reaching impact on the rural sector” and had touched the lives of millions of farmers. The prestigious award was presented by Prof. Dr. K. S. Solanki, Governor of Haryana to Minister for Agriculture Sri Pocharam Srinivas Reddy at the 10th Global Agriculture Leadership Summit in New Delhi.
Telangana wins 5 Awards for NREGS implementation
Telangana has bagged five prestigious national awards in the implementation of Mahathama Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Scheme (MGNREGS) works for the year 2016-17. Warangal District - effective implementation of the programme, Manoharabad (Nizamabad District) Sarpanch - individual award for providing highest employment days. Mr. Abdul Sattar - post office award for clearing all payments on time, Deen Dayal Gramin Kaushal Yojana (DDU KKY) Award for the State and Geo-MGNREGS Award for best utilisation of ‘Bhuvan’ software for Panchayat Raj Dept.
Telangana bags five awards at FICCI Homeland Security Conference
Telangana Police received five awards at Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FICCI) Homeland Security Conference held in New Delhi on 25 May, 2017. Smart passport verification process, cyber forensics lab initiative, smart innovative policing won laurels at the Conference while Hyderabad Police Commissioner and Suryapet SP were presented with special jury awards.
Hawk Eye gets National e-Governance Gold Award
Telangana Police’s Hawk Eye mobile app has been selected for National e-Governance Gold Award for 2016-17 under the category of Innovative Use of Mobile Phone Technology in e-Governance. The Award is instituted by Department of Administrative Reforms and Public Grievances and Department of Electronics and Information Technology, GoI. Commissioner, Hyderabad Police received the Award from Union Minister of State, Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology Sri PP Chowdary at the National Conference on e-Governance held on January 9 & 10, 2017 at Visakhapatnam, Andhra Pradesh. Hawk Eye App was the only eGov initiative from a Police Department out of all the 20 Awardees selected under 12 categories.
Telangana Police secure Best Performing State Award
Telangana secured Best Performing State Award at the All India Police Duty Meet held in Mysore from December 19-23, 2016. Telangana Police also won awards under ‘Scientific Aids to Investigation’, ‘Forensic Sciences’, ‘Computer Awareness’, ‘Lifting and Packing of Exhibits’, ‘Police Dog Investigation’ and ‘Best State in India for empowering Police with Information Technology’ categories.
Telangana gets CSI Nihilent e-Governance Award of Excellence 2016
Mr GT Venkateshwar Rao, Commissioner, ESD, received CSI Nihilent e-Governance Award of Excellence 2016 for state of Telangana at Coimbatore on 24 January, 2017.
Telangana chosen for CNBC-TV18's 'Promising State of the Year' Award
Telangana State has won CNBC-TV18's India Business Leader Award (IBLA) under the ‘Promising State of the Year’ category. Hon'ble Minister for Industries, IT and MA&UD Sri K.T. Rama Rao received the Award from Union Minister for Finance Sri Arun Jaitley in New Delhi on 30 August, 2016.
Telangana Police get MEA’s ‘Certificate of Recognition’ for
Telangana Police got ‘Certificate of Recognition’ for its VeriFast software application that revolutionised police verification process in issuance of Passports. DGP, Telangana Police Sri Anurag Sharma received the Award from External Affairs Minister Smt. Sushma Swaraj in New Delhi on 24 June, 2016.
Minister KTR wins Skoch Challenger Award in Start-up India category
IT Minister Sri KT Rama Rao selected for Skoch Challenger Award in Start-up India category. The Minister received the Award, for State’s path-breaking initiative T-Hub, from Union Urban Development Minister Sri M. Venkaiah Naidu on 18 March, 2016.
Telangana bureaucrats win Skoch Award in Social Inclusion category
IT E&C Department Secretary Sri Jayesh Ranjan and Finance Department Special Chief Secretary Sri K Pradeep Chandra were selected for the Skoch Challenger Award under Social Inclusion category for their efforts in promoting entrepreneurship among Dalits through Industries Department. Sri Jayesh Ranjan received the award from Union Urban Development Minister Sri M. Venkaiah Naidu.
Telangana State Skill Development Mission (TSSDM) gets ASSOCHAM Award
Telangana State Skill Development Mission (TSSDM) won ASSOCHAM’s ‘Best State in Skill Development’ Award. Sri K Madhukar Babu Executive Director EGMM received the Award from Union Minister of State Skill Development and Entrepreneurship (Independent Charge) Sri Rajiv Pratap Rudy on 15 March, 2016 in New Delhi.
Police, Transport Depts shine at 19th Express Technology Sabha
Telangana State won two Awards at the 19th Express Technology Sabha Awards held at Kochi, Kerala on 20 February, 2016 under ‘Innovative Use of Technology in Delivery of Citizen Centric initiatives’ category. Body-worn Camera initiative of Police Department and eVahan Bima initiative of Transport Department has got laurels to the State. A V Ranganath, IPS, DCP Traffic, Hyderabad and Sandeep Kumar Sultania, IAS, Transport Commissioner, Hyderabad have received the awards on behalf of Police and Transport Departments respectively.
TASK selected for PRCI Chanakya Academic Excellence Award
Telangana Academy for Skill and Knowledge (TASK) won Public Relations Council of India's Chanakya Academic Excellence of the Year 2016 Award. TASK CEO Mr. Sujiv Nair received the Award from West Bengal's Minister for Child & Women Development Dr. Sashi Panja on 23 January, 2016 in Kolkata.
Telangana CNBC TV18’s Promising State of The Year
Telangana won CNBC TV18’s ‘Promising State of The Year’ Award at the 11th India Business Leader Awards (IBLA) - 2015.
Minister KTR chosen for Audi-Ritz Inspirational Icon of the Year
Minister KT Rama Rao received the Audi-Ritz Inspirational Icon of the Year Award (Politics) for 2015 in Bengaluru on 13 December, 2015.
TSPSC’s CBRT wins Skoch Order-of-Merit Award, 2015
The Telangana State Public Service Commission (TSPSC) won ‘Skoch Order-of-Merit Award-2015’ for successfully adopting, implementing IT initiatives and holding online exams in a transparent and foolproof manner.
TSPSC Chairman Sri G. Chakrapani, Secretary Smt. Parvathi Subramanian, Technical Advisor Sri Nishant Dongari were part of the delegation that received the Award on 10 December in New Delhi.
Digital Telangana, MeeSeva get Skoch Smart Technology Award
Telangana State IT Department has won ‘Skoch Smart Technology Award 2015’ for two of its initiatives - Digital Telangana and MeeSeva 2.0. Sri GT Venkateshwar Rao, Commissioner, Electronic Service Delivery (ESD) and Kum. Radha Sindhiya, OSD, IT E&C Department received the Awards on 10 December in New Delhi.
Telangana gets Award for Inclusive Development
IT & Panchayat Raj Minister Sri KT Rama Rao received the India Today State of States 2015 Special Jury Award for Inclusive Development from Union Home Minister Sri Rajnath Singh in New Delhi on November 06, 2015. Telangana won the Award in Best Infrastructure category last year.
Water Grid Project wins HUDCO’s Award
IT and Panchayat Raj Minister Sri KT Rama Rao received HUDCO’s special award for Telangana Drinking Water Supply Project from Union Minister for Urban Development, Housing and Urban Poverty Alleviation Sri Venkaiah Naidu in New Delhi on April 27, 2015.
CM elected CNN IBN's Indian of the Year
CNN IBN "Indian of the year 2014" Popular Choice Award was awarded to Honourable Chief Minister Sri. K. Chandrashekar Rao. The award was received by MP Sri K. Keshava Rao on behalf of the Chief Minister at New Delhi (17-03-2015).
Best Infrastructure Award
Telangana was chosen for the State with Best Infrastructure Award at the India Today Conclave on 31 October, 2014. Telangana IT Minister K T Rama Rao received the Award representing the State.
The Skoch Renaissance Award 2014 in ICT Category
Telangana won ‘Skoch Renaissance Award 2014’ in ICT category. Union Minister of Urban Development and Housing Sri Venkaiah Naidu presented the Award on 21 November, 2014 in New Delhi.
Telangana wins Renewable Energy Award
Telangana was awarded 'outstanding performer in promotion of renewable energy' at the first Renewable Energy Global Investment and Expo Re-INVEST, held in New Delhi on the 15 February, 2015. Telangana Energy Minister Sri G. Jagadish Reddy received the award from Prime Minister Sri Narendra Modi.