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Telangana wins National Tourism Award unlockratio= 
Telangana wins National Tourism Award

Telangana Government bagged National Tourism Award under ‘Most Innovative Use of IT and Social Media/Mobile App/Website’ category for its first-of-its-kind mobile app - ‘I Explore Telangana’. The App provides information on Telangana's tourist destinations, among other services. Vice President Sri M. Venkaiah Naidu presented the award at a ceremony in New Delhi on 27th September, 2019, in the presence of Union Minister of State for Tourism and Culture Sri Prahalad Singh Patel. Telangana Minister for Tourism & Culture Sri V. Srinivas Goud received the award while Prl. Secretary (Tourism & Culture) Sri C. Parthasarathi, Tourism Commissioner Smt. Sunita M Bhagwat and Telangana State Tourism Development Corporation MD Sri B. Manohar were present at the ceremony.

Hyderabad police received SKOCH Gold award unlockratio= 
Hyderabad police received SKOCH awards

The Hyderabad police received SKOCH Gold award in Road safety and Smart traffic management in the country. The award was presented at SKOCH Awards 2019 event in New Delhi. M. Narsing Rao, Traffic Inspector received SKOCH Gold Award on behalf of the City Police Commissioner Anjani Kumar. Hyderabad police also received SKOCH silver awards for SHE Teams, Bharosa, CCTV Surveillance Project and in Dial 100 system.

Telangana irrigation department bags CBIP award unlockratio= 
Hyderabad bags Swachhata Excellence Award

Hyderabad bagged the Deendayal Antyodaya Yojana-National Urban Livelihoods Mission (DAY-NULM) Swachhata Excellence Award. Hyderabad is the only Metro city with over one million population to get the Swachhata Excellence award. Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation (GHMC) Commissioner Sri M. Dana Kishore received the Swachhata Excellence Award from Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs Secretary Sri DS. Mishra at New Delhi on February 15, 2019.

Telangana irrigation department bags CBIP award unlockratio= 
Telangana Irrigation department bags CBIP award

The Telangana Irrigation department has bagged the prestigious ‘Central Board of Irrigation and Power’ award for the year 2018. The award was presented for implementation of the Mission Bhagiratha scheme in the state which was initiated for rejuvenating the rivers and protecting the water resources. The award was presented by Union Minister Sri Nitin Gadkari to Minor Irrigation CE Sri Shyamsundar on Friday in New Delhi.

Economic Times Business Reformer of the year 2018 for CM KCR unlockratio= 
Economic Times Business Reformer of the year 2018 for CM KCR

K Chandrashekar Rao, Chief Minister of Telangana, has been chosen for the prestigious Economic Times Business Reformer of the year 2018. The CM’s visionary leadership in driving double-digit economic growth, anchored in a business and investment-friendly environment, and for executing a powerful and innovative solution to directly transfer cash support to farmers were recognised by the jury.

GHMC bags an award in solid waste management unlockratio= 
GHMC bags an award in solid waste management

Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation (GHMC) bags an award in solid waste management. Sri Nitin Gadkari, Union Minister of Ports, Shipping and Highways presented the Best Municipal Corporation in Solid Waste Management award to GHMC Commissioner Sri B. Janardhan Reddy at the Nava Bharath Infrastructure Conclave held in Mumbai on August 24, 2018.

MA&UD secures 22 Skoch awards unlockratio= 
MA&UD secures 22 Skoch awards

The Municipal Administration & Urban Development Department has bagged 22 Skoch awards under various categories for its reforms, innovations and citizen-centric policies. The Commissioner and Director for Municipal Administration (CDMA) and the Mission for Elimination of Poverty in Municipal Areas (MEPMA) each have been selected for two awards. Siddipet municipality has bagged six awards while Sircilla got five. The Karimangar Municipal Corporation won three awards whereas Boduppal and Shadnagar municipalities received two each.

Telangana bags 4 Swachh Survekshan 2018 Award 
Telangana bags 4 Swachh Survekshan 2018 Award

Telangana bags four Swachh Survekshan 2018 Awards with Hyderabad standing as the Best City in Solid Waste Management. Siddipet secured award for ‘Cleanest City in South zone’, Boduppal awarded ‘Best City in Citizens Feedback-South Zone’ and Peerzadiguda received award for ‘Best City in Innovation and Best Practices-South Zone’.

GHMC bags PM's Excellence Award 
GHMC bags PM's Excellence Award

Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation has bagged the Prime Minister’s Excellence Award for its programmes in implementation of the Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana. The award was received by GHMC Commissioner Sri B. Janardhan Reddy from Prime Minister Sri Narendra Modi at New Delhi on the occasion of National Civil Services Day.

Winners of Gems of Digital Telangana Awards 
Gems of Digital Telangana Awards

Telangana State was presented with the Leading Digital State of India Award at a conference held by CMR in association with HP Inc. and Coeus Age Consulting. It was received by Sri Jayesh Ranjan, Principal Secretary, ITE&C Department, Government of Telangana. Sixteen other path-breaking digital initiatives by the government also received awards under Gems of Digital Telangana head. To know more about the specific awards, click here.

Telangana bags ​​e-Governance award in health sector 
Telangana bags ​​e-Governance award in health sector

The Health Department of the State government has received ‘CSI Nihilent e-Governance Awards-2017’ for adopting technology to extend health care services in State-run health institutions and various schemes in the State. The authorities succeeded in applying technology in KCR Kits scheme, Mother and Child Tracking System (MCTS), National Health Mission (NHM) payroll automation through Aadhaar, e-Hospitals and many more. Commissioner of Health and Family Welfare, Karuna Vakati and other senior health officials received the Computer Society of India’s (CSI) Nihilent e-Governance (CNeG) Award from Finance Minister of West Bengal, Amit Mitra and Deputy Speaker, Rajasthan in a function held recently in Kolkata.

Best Urban Infrastructure Award for Telangana 
Best Urban Infrastructure Award for Telangana

Telangana State has been adjudged as the State with best urban infrastructure in the country. Novel initiatives like Mission Bhagiratha (Urban), Haritha Haaram and Double Bedroom Housing schemes in urban areas have received immense appreciation. Principal Secretary for Municipal Administration Sri Naveen Mittal and Telangana Bhavan Resident Commissioner Sri Arvind Kumar received the award on behalf of the State government.

Minister KT Rama Rao chosen for 'Leader of the Year’ award 
Minister KT Rama Rao chosen for 'Leader of the Year’ award

Minister Sri KT Rama Rao was chosen for 'Leader of the Year' award for presenting the young State of Telangana in a new perspective to the world using Global Entrepreneurship Summit 2017 as a platform and increasing investments in Telangana State.

Ministers KT Rama Rao and Jogu Ramanna receiving best performing large state award16-11-2017 
Telangana bags 'Best Performing Large State Award'

Telangana state received awards in two categories. The best performing large state award in the all important Economy category and the Cleanliness and Environment category at the annual India Today State of the States conclave 2017. Awards were received on behalf of the state by the Ministers Sri KT Rama Rao and Sri Jogu Ramana from the Union Minister Sri Nitin Gadkari in Delhi on November 16th, 2017.

KCR Kits bag SKOCH Award 
Telang​ana bags 8 National Tourism Awards

Telangana state honoured with eight awards for promotion of tourism and cleanliness at the World Tourism Day celebrations of the Ministry of Tourism in New Delhi. The awards were announced for Telangana in the categories of heritage structures, cleanliness in tourist places and tourist guides. The state received awards for Cleanliness, Best Tourist Guide, Best Tourism Promotion, Publicity Material, Best Heritage City, Best Maintained and Disable Friendly Monument, Civic Management Tourist Destination in India, Best Stand alone Convention Centre and Best Medical Tourism Facility.

KCR Kits bag SKOCH Award 
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.

TASK gets SKOCH award

TASK (Telangana Academy for Skill and Knowledge) has been awarded the prestigious SKOCH Platinum Award for revamping Skilling Initiatives for Youth in Telangana State. A unique skill development initiative from IT,E&C Department which aims at improving the quality of graduates coming out of colleges are gaining recognition throughout the country.

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 KCR selected for ICFA Agriculture Leadership Award 
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 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.

Hawk Eye gets National e-Governance Gold Award 
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 
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 secured Best Performing State Award 
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 
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 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 DGP Anurag Sharma receives Certificate of Excellence 
Telangana Police get MEA’s ‘Certificate of Recognition’ for VeriFast

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.​​​​​​​​