• NESAC research scholar awarded best paper award
Mr. Junaid Mushtaq Lone, Junior Research Fellow, NESAC had presented a paper on the topic of "measuring the change in kolahoi glacier by automated method using geospatial technology" in the national conference on "Climate change, Societal Consequences and Mitigation: Future Vision (NCCCSCM-2018)" held on 26-27 April, 2018 organised by Department of Environmental Sciences, Central University of Jammu and sponsored by Ministry of Earth Sciences, GOI. He was awarded second prize in the oral presentation.
North Eastern Space Applications Centre (NESAC) has been awarded with the most prestigious National Awards for e-Governance for the year 2017-18 for the project “GeoPortal on North Eastern District Resources Plan to support effective Governance applications” for outstanding contribution using Spatial Technology and GIS in e-Governance. National Awards for e-Governance is given by the Department of Administrative Reforms & Public Grievances, Government of India in every year to recognize and promote excellence in implementation of eGovernance initiatives.
From NESAC, the awards was received by Shri PLN Raju, Director, Dr Dibyajyoti Chutia, Project Leader and Dr Jonali Goswami from Dr Jitendra Singh, Hon’ble Minister of State (MoS) (Independent Charge) for the Ministry of Development of North Eastern Region, Prime Minister Office, Personnel, Public Grievances and Pensions, Department of Atomic Energy and Department of Space during National Conference on e-Governance held in Hyderabad on 27th February, 2018. NEDRP is sponsored by North Eastern Council (NEC), Govt of India, Shillong, Meghalaya.
NESAC Received Award for securing First Rank for Implementing Official Language Policy in North Eastern Region
North Eastern Space Applications Centre has been adjudged First in implementing the Official Language Policy of the Union during the year 2016-17 in North Eastern region(‘C’ region) under ‘office’ category .The award distribution ceremony function was held in Gyan Bhawan auditorium, Patna on 10.03.2018 and was presided over by Shri Kiren Rijiju.Hon’ble Union Minister of State for Home Affairs of Government of India. Shri P.L.N.Raju, Director,NESAC has received the Shield as an award for the first rank in the North Eastern Region from Hon’ble Minister Shri Kiren Rijiju. Shri Avaneesh Shukla , Sr. Administrative Officer received the commendation certificate for his contribution