NIC State Unit has undertaken the project of BPL Census 2002 for rural area. This is one the massive database creation exercise where each of the rural household has been surveyed and micro details were captured including attributes about each and every family member. For the first time the OMR/OCR sheets were used for the census survey by the state government. NIC State unit helped the department in formulating the tender document for the data capturing work.
NIC State unit has extended support in validation of the data and necessary application has been built to provide various analytical reports on interim and final data. Wide usage of the data by various departments and agencies for upliftment of the poor. Data used by Rural Development department, Deptt. of Food , Education, Medical and Health, LIC, World Bank, ICICI bank, IL & FS, Bartronics.