Biometric cards to seal marine border

Biometric cards For Fishermen

Fishermen in the country will soon be issued tamper-proof and machine-readable biometric identity cards soon. The Kerala unit of the National Informatics Centre (NIC) will implement the scheme as a pilot project at Munambam in Kochi in September this year.

Union Minister for Communication and IT gives away Web Ratna Awards 2012

Web Ratna Awards instituted by the National Informatics Centre acknowledge the exemplary initiatives in e-Governance using the medium of World Wide Web in different categories highlighting application of ICT, right from web presence to delivery of citizen services to public participation and innovation in use of technology. The Union Minister for Communication and Information Technology Shri Kapil Sibal has felicitated the winners of Web Ratna Awards 2012 in New Delhi.