ANNOUNCEMENTS :
  • Timeline:The online nominations are open for entry by the Panchayats upto 31stJanuary 2020 is extended upto 4th February 2020. The States/UTs may submit/forward the online nominations after due verifications to Ministry of Panchayati Raj by 14th February 2020 is extended upto 20th February 2020
    For User Name and Password, please contact to State Nodal Officer and NIC State Coordinator. Each User have to change the password on first login attempt. In case of any difficulty, Ministry Of Panchayati Raj may be contacted at e-mail address: awards-mopr@nic.in

WELCOME TO PANCHAYAT AWARDS - 2020

Ministry of Panchayati Raj, Government of India has been incentivizing the best performing Panchayats recommended by the State Governments/UT Administrations since 2011-12. The awards are given on the National Panchayati Raj Day celebrated on 24th of April every year.

Nominations in the prescribed online formats for following categories of Awards (Appraisal year 2018-2019) to be given away in the year 2020 are invited-

S.No. Name of Award Number of Award Application format Number of Nominations Reference
1. Deen Dayal Upadhyay Panchayat Sashaktikaran Puraskar (DDUPSP) in General and Thematic categories for all three levels of Panchayats. As per list (One third of the total awards are in thematic category). Online Two times of number of awards Annex-I
2. Nanaji Deshmukh Rashtriya Gaurav Gram Sabha Puraskar (NDRGGSP) to Gram Panchayats for outstanding performance of Gram Sabha. One for each States/UTs Online Upto Three per State/UT
3. Gram Panchayat Development Plan (GPDP) Awards One for each States/UTs Online Upto Three per State/UT Annex-II
4. Child-Friendly Gram Panchayat Awards (CFGPA) One for each States/UTs Online Upto Three per State/UT Annex-III

Deen Dayal Upadhyay Panchayat Sashaktikaran Puraskar (DDUPSP) are given to best performing Panchayats (District, Intermediate and Gram Panchayat) across the States/UTs in recognition of the good work that is done by PRIs at each level for improving delivery of services and public goods. This year the nomination for DDUPSP will be received for General and Thematic categories. One-third of the total DDUPSP awards are proposed in the categories of thematic awards. Nine thematic categories are Sanitation, Civic Services (Drinking Water, Street Light, infrastructure), Natural Resource Management, Marginalized section (Women, SC/ST, Disabled, Senior Citizen), Social Sector performance, Disaster Management, CBOs/Individuals taking voluntary actions to support Gram Panchayats, Innovation in Revenue Generation and e-Governance.
DDUPSP would be assessed out of Max. 100 marks for General Theme and out of Max. 120 marks (i.e. 100 marks for General questionnaire and 20 marks for Thematic questionnaire) for each of the Thematic Awards.

Nanaji Deshmukh Rashtriya Gaurav Gram Sabha Puraskar (NDRGGSP) are given to Gram Panchayats only for their outstanding contribution to the socio-economic development by involving Gram Sabhas.

Gram Panchayat Development Plan (GPDP) Award: was introduced during 2018,with a view to encourage the GPs which have developed their GPDPs according to the State/UT specific guidelines prepared in line with the models guidelines issued by MoPR. The award is to be given to give one GP in each State/UTs


Child-friendly Gram Panchayat Award (CFGPA): Keeping in view that the basic component of social development is creating a conducive atmosphere for the healthy growth and development of children, this award was announced on 1st March, 2019 for best performing Gram Panchayats (GPs)/Village Councils (VCs) (one in each State/UT) for adopting child-friendly practices

  • While nominating the Panchayats for awards, the States/UTs should ensure that the Gram Panchayats and Intermediate Panchayats in Schedule V areas are represented in proportion to the number of Panchayats therein.

  • The States/UTs should also ensure that the Panchayats from different parts of the States/UTs are represented while nominating. The nominations from Intermediate and Gram Panchayats from one district should not be more than two each.

Timeline:The online nominations are open for entry by the Panchayats upto 31stJanuary 2020 is extended upto 4th February 2020. The States/UTs may submit/forward the online nominations after due verifications to Ministry of Panchayati Raj by 14th February 2020 is extended upto 20th February 2020.
Please keep visiting this site regularly for latest update.
Important : For User Name and Password, State Nodal Officer and NIC State Coordinator shall be contacted. Each User have to change the password on first login attempt and keep password in safe custody. In case of any difficulty, Ministry of Panchayati Raj may be contacted at e-mail address: awards-mopr@nic.in

States/UTs should define and freeze the workflow for each type of questionnaire in time so that Panchayats can access the website with their credentials for filling the answer of questionnaire.

For more information regarding the award guidelines and necessary instructions relating to the procedure for filling of nominations, the interested Panchayats are requested to refer the Ministry's website link http://panchayataward.gov.in. They may also contact State Nodal Officers of the Panchayati Raj Department of the state for assistance in filling up of the online nomination formats. While freezing the answer to the questionnaires, the panchayats and committees should ensure that all details are correctly filled therein. States/UTs are requested to give further publicity to these awards.

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24

374

Total Questionnaire Published across 31 States/UTs

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323

1479

77609

Total Answer Saved across 31 States/UTs

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231

1055

56885

Total Answer Frozen across 31 States/UTs

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10822(VP)

378(IP) / 3530(VP)

14(ZP) / 21(IP) / 100 (VP)

Total Recommendations across 30 States/UTs

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