Geographic Information System


Under multi Layered GIS of Planning Commission of India, NIC Assam State Unit participated in extracting themes from LISSIII imageries for Assam, Nagaland, Meghalaya and Mizoram & PAN imageries for Arunachal Pradesh through third party. NIC has been coordinating with all agencies in updating village polygons and habitation point database for National GIS enhancement. Village polygons for 12 districts and habitation database for 17 districts have been updated. Base maps are created for a few circles with the help of Directorate of Assam Survey & Settlement, Guwahati. Have been engaged in rolling open source desktop GIS ? fGIS & QGIS in districts. PostgreSQL with postGIS extension has been integrated with QGIS . Mapserver has been configured with PostgreSQL and postGIS. NIC is actively working for creating awareness of GIS based service by holding workshops, trainings etc regularly.

Contact Details


National Informatics Centre Assam State Centre,Block-F, Assam Sachivalaya Old Secretariat Complex P.O. Assam Sachivalaya
Dispur, Guwahati-781006