Who: Delhi Development Authority
What: Awarded with E-India Award
When: 1 December 2015
The Delhi Development Authority (DDA) was on 1 December 2015 awarded with the E-India Award for adopting technology to serve the public better and using resources efficiently through mobile applications.
The award was received by VS Tomar, Director (Systems) DDA during the e-INDIA SUMMIT 2015 in Mumbai.
The award was given to DDA for the following mobile application development:
• It bagged the award under the category of Digital India IT initiatives for extraordinary IT initiatives in the field of land protection and engineering projects.
• It was awarded for the vacant land photo uploading system app wherein officials of the land and engineering department upload photographs of vacant land to keep a check on encroachment.
• The second award winning app of DDA was the Measurement Booksfor e-filing of measurement of engineering projects for exact estimation of parameters and project requirements.