National Informatics Centre

In 1975, the Government of India has setup National Informatics Centre with a vision to weave the entire country into one single communication entity. It was entrusted with the responsibility of bringing about revolution in work ethos through propagation of Information Technology.

NIC`s Satellite base computer-communication network, NICNET went into operation in 1988. National Informatics Centre is a premier organisation in the field of Information Technology (IT) in India. It provides state-of-art-solutions to information management and decision support requirements of the Government and the Corporate sectors at various levels. The IT services provides by NIC range from conducting feasibility studies for computerisation, designing, developing and implementing computer-based information systems; to undertaking large turnkey projects. The services provided by NIC include development of application software, systems software, database systems, distributed databases, Networking, Electronic mail, EDI, Access to International Databases, CAD, GIS, Modeling, Expert Systems, Telematics , Office Automation Text base Management System , Multi-Media system, Web site development and hosting, Vedio conferencing and training.

NIC District Unit, Kargil

NIC District Informatics Centre, Kargil was established in 1988-89 under National Informatics Centre, Govt. of India. The Centre is presently situated in the premises of Deputy Commissioner’s Office Complex, Kargil.

At the initial stage, the centre was equipped with 386 based computer, few terminals and C-200 VSAT. Now, at present, the centre is well equipped with the latest state-of-the-art satellite based communication systems and computer hardware and software.

NIC Services

Software Design & Development

One of the major strengths of NIC lies in the area of producing quality software at low cost . Since NIC is working at the grass root levels of the development administration, its expertise is not limited only to software engineering but also lies in the area of implementing it in various sectors of the economy. Thus it possesses Domain expertise as much as expertise in the field of software development, a fact that provides NIC with a solid foundation in the Software Development Process. The various Departments as well as State Centres of NIC are constantly in the pursuit of developing state-of-the-art application software which is customized to the users needs. These Application software packages are completely indigenous and user friendly and are intended to bring the benefits of the latest advancements in IT to the Government’s doorsteps.


NIC provides effective Networking Solutions of all kinds to its clients ranging from installation of entire networks to providing specialized services over Networks such as Video Conferencing, Electronic Data Interchange etc. The basic network services include setting up the Local Area Network (LAN), the Virtual Private Network or providing the Intranet Solution at the User’s premises as per the requirement. For identifying the prospective areas where networking can be optimally utilized, NIC carries out extensive Feasibility Studies while proposing a solution to the User. Having a strong backbone support of NICNET, NIC provides all kinds of VSAT based services such as CDMA, SCPC, FTDMA, DirecPC, IP Advantage and also the RF (wireless) Technology to its User Organizations.

*Click below to read the articles on Networking technologies at NIC

  • VSAT Services
  • Wireless Access
  • Lan Technologies
  • E-mail Services

Internet Services

Internet was evolved into one of technology’s greatest democracies, permitting the passage of all kinds of information carries crossing with full freedom. NIC has taken upon itself the ask to make sure that India becomes an active member of the ‘Global Village’ as created by the INTERNET.
The Internet services of NIC are provided through NICNET, NIC’s satellite based computer communication network, which is a prominent Gateway of Internet in India.

The range of Internet Services being provided by NIC includes:

  • Electronic Mail
  • WWW Browsing
  • File Transfer Facility
  • Remote Login
  • Directory Services
  • Gateway to SMTP/ UUCP

Video Conferencing

Videoconferencing is changing the way companies do business. It is bringing decision-makers together, face-to-face, wherever they are, across the country or around the globe. Experts from remote locations can interact with each other in real time. It is bringing education and training to corporations and to students around the world. By providing strong lines of visual, graphical and multimedia communication, Videoconferencing opens the lines in every area – business, government, educational institutions and healthcare facilities.

With 9 years of experience in Videoconferencing Technology, National Informatics Centre’s technical expertise is unmatched in the country. NIC is currently providing videoconferencing services from 206 cities in India including all north-eastern state capitals over its high speed satellite based network called “NICNET”. This is the largest videoconferencing network in India, spread across length and width of the country. The advantage of using satellite based communications is that it can deliver high speed data and provide videoconferencing at remote locations, which were earlier not easily accessible.

Electronic Commerce

NIC has been providing VAN services over NICNET for the past many years now. As part of its efforts to introduce and develop Electronic Commerce services in India, NIC has set up a state-of-the-art EC server on NICNET. This server is based on Trading Post and incorporates the latest of technologies in the areas of Internet, World Wide Web (WWW), EDI, Mailing Systems and Directory Services to provide an integrated EC solution to trading partners subscribing to this service. The service has the capability to create Trading Communities, for exchanging business information in one or a variety of formats. This has led to a simplification of procedures at the User’s end and reduction in cycle time, as the document routing can be programmed (in the EC server), by incorporating business rules of the community.

In order to meet the need of exchanging documents (for communities like customs and ports) in specified EDIFACT format, NIC has also designed and developed an integrated EDI Client software called ELink which effectively undertakes Conversion and Communication.

Office Automation

Being the Information Technology wing of the Government of India, NIC regularly undertakes the job of computerization of Government Departments, Ministries and the Offices of other related organizations. Complete Office Automation is carried out, right from conducting software requirement specification and site preparation to procuring and installing all necessary hardware and customized software. NIC endeavors to provide complete MIS Support to the User organization and keeps updating the Users on their information requirements from time to time. It also implements Projects on a turnkey basis, wherein NIC provides the services at no profit (cost plus), thus ensuring enormous savings to the Users as compared to what would be charged by the commercial hardware and software consultants.

The automation of Government Offices, carried out by NIC over time, has resulted in a substantial transformation of the decision making process from the usual typing-oriented methods, to hi-tech word processing, with concomitant benefits in the form of improved staff productivity , better quality documents and faster dissemination of information. The Office Automation also includes providing electronic mail services to the Users, ideal for achieving a fast pace of communication and lessening the cumbersome postal delays.

Contact Information
Postal Address:
NICDistrict Informatics Officer,,
National Informatics Centre,
DC Office Complex, Baroo,
Kargil (J&K), India
Pin : 194105

Telephone Nos.  : 01985 – 232793

E-mail Id:  kargil[at]nic[dot]in

CSC e-Governance Services India Limited

CSC e-Governance Services India Limited, a Special Purpose Vehicle, has been set up by the Ministry of Electronics & IT under the Companies Act, 1956 to oversee implementation of the CSC scheme. CSC SPV provides a centralized collaborative framework for delivery of services to citizens through CSCs, besides ensuring systemic viability and sustainability of the Scheme.

Vision of CSC SPV

To develop CSCs as a reliable and ubiquitous IT-enabled network of citizen service points connecting local population with government departments, business establishments, banks, insurance companies and educational institutions, with an impact on primary, secondary and tertiary sectors of the country’s economy.


Based on the assessment of CSC scheme, the Government launched the CSC 2.0 scheme in 2015 to expand the outreach of CSCs to all Gram Panchayats across the country.

Under CSC 2.0 scheme, at least one CSC will be set up in each of the 2.5 lakh GPs across the country by 2019. CSCs functioning under the existing scheme will also be strengthened and integrated with additional 1.5 lakh CSCs across the country.

CSC 2.0 scheme would consolidate service delivery through a universal technology platform, thereby making e-services, particularly G2C services accessible to citizens anywhere in the country.



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  • Soil Health Card
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  • Insurance Service
  • NABARD Financial Literacy Programme
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CSC Centers in Kargil
SNO CSC ID NAME Contact Email ID Panchayat Address
1 763447640015 Syed Mohd 9419275311 GM Pore GM Pore Chowk
2 117565760013 Gulzar Hussain 6005886615 Chiktan Chiktan
3 163447640019 Feroz Ahmad 8082708517 pashkum NearIslamiya School Chowk Kargil
4 156716530010 Mohd Abdullah 6005456435 Poyen poyen
5 372173350014 Manzoor Hussain 9469047516 Hagnis Chiktan
6 246677610018 Sugra Banoo 8491983389 Sankoo Main Bazar sankoo
7 465334760019 Mumtaz Ahmad Wani 9469552632 Padum PadumMain Bazar
8 366231350014 Mohd Hassnain 8491886889 khandi khandi barsoo
9 366231350014 Nissar Hussain 9419316748 Purtikchay Main Sankoo bazar
10 114311170015 Mohd Ali 9469210405 Hardass Baroo Complex Bazar
11 216531250011 Ali Naqi 8491884013 Darkit Kabadi Nallah Near Taxi Stand
12 423612140014 Ahmad Hussain 8491814918 Lamsoo Main Lalchowk
13 266114140016 mohd Murtaza 9469645157 Khangral Chiktan
14 565175350011 Aga Hussain Shah 8825058398 Trespone Trespone
15 224612370015 Leyaqat Ali 9419176063 Kukstay Near Old Taxi stand kargil
16 14466270011 Javed Ahmad 8082893148 Drass Main Bazar Kargil
17 2765773270012 Zakir Hussain 7051151159 Lnkarchay Main Bazar Sankoo
18 662257360017 Mohd Saiyed 6005378768 saliskot A Gmpore Main Road
19 667642320016 Zakir Hussain 7051464577 minjee Baroo complex Main Bazar Kargil
20 327651220010 Aman Ali 8082714115 Barchay Near Khomoni Chowk kargil
21 346734330019 Mohd Issa 8491969672 Sharganday Main Bazar
22 436522550010 Zakir Hussain 8491814430 Barsoo Main Bazar Baroo
23 461437130014 Zakir Hussain 7051776295 Lotsum Near J&k bank Main
24 731716560018 Mohd Hadi 8082831727 Wakha Main Bazar Wakha
25 327651220010 Aman Ali 8082714115 Barchay Main Bazar Kargil
26 534413370015 Stanzin Londup 8082332424 zanskar Main Bazar Zanskar
27 216763330018 Stanzin Likdon 9419899700 Zanskar Main Bazar zanskar