e-District

e-District is one of the Mission Mode Projects under National e-Governance Plan (NeGP) of the Department of Electronics and Information Technology (DeitY), Ministry of Communications & Information Technology, Government of India. “e-District” project aims at integrated & seamless delivery of high volume citizen centric services through automation of workflow, backend digitization, integration and process re-design across participating departments, which are not part of any other Mission Mode Project. Initially, high volume citizen centric services will be taken up for implementation. Subsequently, new services will be added to the portfolio, once the demand for the initial set of enabled services increases. This project enables processing of these applications through workflow based system (back-end computerization). The Puducherry e-Governance Society functioning under the Directorate of Information Technology, Puducherry is the State Designated Agency for implementation of the e-District project in the Government of Puducherry. Under this project, around 73 services have been identified in consultation with the line Departments. These services have been categorized as 34 individual services and 7 workflow-based services covering the following departments:

  • Revenue & Disaster Management
  • Social Welfare
  • Women & Child Development
  • Adi-Dravidar Welfare
  • Fisheries & Fishermen Welfare
  • Animal Husbandry & Animal Welfare
  • Agriculture
  • Education
  • Industries & Commerce
  • Survey and Land Records
  • Revenue Court services of Sub-Collector offices (North and South)

The key objectives of e-District project:

  • Leveraging and utilizing the existing e-infrastructure, namely, State Data Centre, State wide Area Network, Common Services Centres optimally to deliver public services electronically to citizens at their door steps.
  • Undertake back-end automation of District and Tehsil level offices to ensure electronic delivery of high volume citizen centric services at the District level.
  • Improve efficiency and effectiveness of the service delivery by undertaking extensive Government Process Re-engineering.
  • Providing easy anywhere and anytime access to Government services to ensure reliability, efficiency, transparency and accountability.
  • Reducing number of visits of the citizens to a Government office for availing the services and thereby eliminating harassment.
  • Reducing administrative burden and service fulfilment time and cost for the Government, citizens and businesses.
  • Enhancing perception and image of the Government and its' constituent Departments.

List of Services under this project :

Sl. Department Name # List of Services
01
Agriculture (7)
01Backend Subsidy for Paddy/Natural Calamities/Sugarcane Nursery Premium
02Back end Subsidy for Agricultural Machinery & Farm Implements
03Backend Subsidy for Horticultural Crops
04Back end Subsidy for irrigation(Sprinkler/Drip/Pipeline/Tubewell/Dugwell & Motor)
05Issue of Farmers Identity Card
06Issue of Farm Inputs
07Assistance to Agricultural labourers through PAWWS,Puducherry
02
Revenue & Disaster Management (6)
08Issuance of Income Certificate
09Issuance of Residence/ Nativity Certificate
10Issuance of Caste/ Community Certificate
11Issuance of Solvency Certificate
12Issuance of Permanent Integrated Certificate
13Rajiv Gandhi Social Security Scheme
03Survey & Land Records (1)14Patta Transfer
04
Quasi Judicial Authorities
Collector
Dy. Collector
Director (Survey & Land Records)
15Status Tracking of Cases including Litigation Information Mitigation System
05
Information Technology/A.R. Wing of DP&AR (2)
16Information Services - Application for RTI
17Grievance Redressal - Grievance Application Tracking under guarantee of delivery of services Act
06
Social Welfare (11)
18Financial Assistance to disabled
19Transport allowance to Physically handicapped persons
20Fuel Subsidy to physically handicapped persons
21Funeral expenses to physically handicapped persons
22Obtaining ID Card for Disabled persons
23Issue of Motorized Tricycle to Ortho Handicapped persons
24Marriage Incentive/Assistance to PH & Normal and both disabled persons
25Fresh Scholarship for the Physically handicapped students
26Incentive to Eye Donors.
27Issue of Prosthetic appliance to the differently abled Persons
28Issue of Bus Pass to the Differently Abled Persons
07
Industries & Commerce (9)

29Training Programs under Development of Handicrafts
30Advanced Training program under Development of Handicrafts
31Training program for development of coir industries
32Advanced training program for development of Coir Industries
33In-Plant Training (Industries and Service Oriented)
34Vocational Training (Institution Oriented)
35Advanced/ High Skilled Training
36Training program for Development of Silk Industries
37Assistance under motivation for Unemployed person
08
Fisheries & Fishermen Welfare (7)
38Financial Assistance to mechanized boats during ban on fishing
39Subsidy for auto carriers, Boats, Brackish Water, Aquarium tank
40Input Subsidy for inland Fish culture
41Old Age Pension for Fishermen
42Cash awards to students
43Subsidy of 75% towards reimbursement of annual premium paid for insuring of mechanized boats
44Subsidy for Insulated icebox of the Fish Vendors
09
>Adi-Dravidar Welfare (16)

45Assistance for poor pregnant and lactating women
46House Construction Subsidy
47Assistance on construction of sanitary latrine
48Funeral expenses for Adi Dravidar
49Inter-caste Marriage
50Marriage Assistance to poor bride marriage
51Pre-matric Scholarship (including scholarship for children of parents in unclean occupation)
52Post-matric Scholarship
53Retention Scholarship to SC girl students
54Dr. Ambedkar Financial Assistance scheme for SC students studying professional courses through CENTAC
55Perunthalaivar Kamaraj Financial Assistance
56Issuance of duplicate copy of House Site Patta
57Name Transfer of House Site patta(within legal heirs)
58Grant of Financial Assistance to the patients suffering from prolonged illness
59Admission into Govt Boys/Girls Hostel
10
Women & Child Development (10)

60Grant of Financial Assistance for performance of marriage of poor bride
61Grant of Marriage Allowance towards marriage of daughter of destitute widows
62Family having one/two girl child and parents who have undergone family planning
63 Parents having one girl child studying between 8th and 10th
64Financial Assistance for Pregnant Women (Kulavilakku)
65Financial Assistance for Lactating Women (Aravanaippu)
66Incentive for Widow remarriage
67Pension for Old Age and Widow
68Funeral Assistance for Old Age Pensioners
11
Animal Husbandry & Animal Welfare (2)
69Sheep/ Goat Development Scheme
70RKVY Elite - Three Dairy Farm Units
12
Education (3)
71Incentive to students of Govt Schools
72Digitization & Printing of Transfer/Conduct/Identity Certificates
73Online application submission for Recognition of schools and its renewal