National Informatics Centre - South District Unit



NIC - South District Unit, Namchi is providing full support and technical guidances in the various computerisation projects of the Government Departments within South District for efficient and effective, smooth functioning and timely completion of the projects.

The profile of NIC services in South  Sikkim  to District Administration, State Govt. Departments and Central Ministries/Department etc. can be broadly categorized as below -

Software Design & Development :

 NIC - South District Unit has implemented various software development programme and  these are summarised below -

Project Name
Concerned Department

Sikkim Land Records Computerisation (slrc)


computerised and on-line since oct.2003 and nov.2003
on-line in both the sub-divisions-namchi and ravongla

COI Management Software


Certificate of Identification issuing process been computerised and certificate is being issued through the software

Residential Certificate management software


the Residential Certificate issuing process has been computerised and is successfully running since 2015



NIC district office has been connected via high bandwidth and stable 1 gig connectivity using PGCIL backbone

india disaster resource network (idrn)


data entry,updation going on regularly.

integrated district surveillance project (idsp)

health department

data updation being carried out by health dept


consumer forum

running sucessfully at consumer forum

south district website

district collectorate

site maintenance and regular updation.

gpf online

pay & accounts office

successfully running online billing for south district.

mg nrega


regular data entry being carried out at block development centers.

registration project


running successfully at DAC Namchi

vahan & sarathi

motor vehicles

running successfully at RTO Jorethang


district administrative center

secured wi-fi with mac address access


various offices

nic network extended to various govt. offices, schools and district hospital.


agriculture horticulture & cash crops

dynamic website mainly for agriculture growers for information on latest market rates of vegetables and cash crops

plan plus
BRGF works are being successfully entered and forwarded online
mother child tracking system (mcts)
health department
data entry being carried out by health dept
national animal disease reports software (nadrs)
animal husbandry & vet. services
basis computer training imparted. Site preparation going on.


food & civil supply

data entry, updation going on regularly and ration card being generated successfully


A Local Area Network (LAN) consisting of different Buildings/Bhavans/Directorates at Namchi has been made operational by commissioning inter building Radio Frequency Link (RF), OFC, Wi-Max, Wi-Fi, Network servers, high end switches and CAT5 cabling by NIC - South District Unit. The LAN has actually revolutionized the working environment in this remote State.

Internet Services:

NIC - South District Unit, has taken upon itself the task to make sure that South Sikkim, the remote place in Sikkim, an active member to derive benefits of the ‘Global Information Technology Revolution’ as experienced due to INTERNET.

NIC - South District Unit, is providing a dedicated network in Namchi South Sikkim via NICNET. Presently almost all the govt. offices at Namchi, Block Administrative Center, district hospital, district court, police station and a few govt schools are connected via NICNET.

The range of Internet Services are provided by NIC-Namchi includes :

  • Electronic Mail
  • WWW Browsing
  • Remote Login
  • File Transfer Facility
  • Gateway E-mail support (SMTP/UUCP)

Web Site Development and Hosting:

NIC - South District Unit, is equipped with skilled manpower in the field of conceptualization, visualization, script writing, web authoring and programming to meet web needs for Govt. departments for effective presence on the Net. The official web site of South District,, is maintained and regularly updated by NIC - South District Unit.

Video Conferencing: 

NIC has setup Video Conferencing facility in more than 700 different cities in India including South District Unit, Namchi, South Sikkim, via NICNET. Different State and Central Govt. departments are using this service for project monitoring, appraisal and for administrative purposes.


NIC - South District  Unit provide training as and when required to the users of the various softwares and applications developed by NIC.


NIC - South District  Unit also providing technical consultancy in terms of hardware and software requirement specification, installation and on optimizing utilization of IT tools.