NISG is a not-for-profit company setup in Public-Private-Partnership (PPP) on 28th May 2002, under section 25 of Companies Act 1956, with 51% equity contributed by the private sector and 49% by the public sector.
NASSCOM, Government of India and Government of Andhra Pradesh are the main promoters of the Company with IL&FS, Government of Chhattisgarh, Government of Meghalaya and Vizag Municipal Corporation being the other stakeholders.
The Authorised Capital of the company is Rs. 25,00,00,000 while the Paid up capital of the company is Rs. 2,94,11,500.
Contact Information for RTI:
Appellate Authority (RTI)
Senior General Manager-Finance & Accounts
National Institute for Smart Government
5th Floor and 6th Floor , Rear Wing
Mahanagar Door Sanchar Sadan
9 CGO Complex,Lodhi Road
New Delhi – 110003, India
Public Information Officer
Mr.M Bala Srinivas
National Institute For Smart Government
Dy.General Manager-Finance & Accounts
TSIC Regional Office
Financial District, Nanakramguda
Hyderabad - 500 032, India
Phone : +91 40 66545352
Fax : +91 40 66545300
Mandatory provisions of Right To Information Act 2005 Ref. Clause b (i) to (xvii) under Section 4, Sub-section 1
NISG is construed a public authority under Section 2 (h) of RTI Act 2005. Accordingly under Section 4 (b) of the act it is required to publish the particulars of its organization, functions and duties etc and update these on a regular basis. NISG furnishes the following details in compliance with the provisions of Section 4(1)(b) of RTI Act 2005:
i. The particulars of its organization, functions and duties.
NISG is a company registered under Section 25 of Companies Act,1956. The following information is provided on the Organization and functions of NISG:
ii. The powers and duties of its officers and employees.
As per HR policy of NISG, there are employees at five levels functioning in various capacities like the CEO, Vice President, General manager, manager and asst. manager. The roles and responsibilities at each level as specified in the HR policy are given here.
iii. The procedure followed in the decision making process, including channels of supervision and accountability
The policy level decisions are made by the Board of Directors. The operational decisions are made by the officials of NISG in terms of the delegation of powers approved by the Board. The channels of supervision and performance monitoring are reflected in the organization structure.
iv. The norms set by it for the discharge of its functions.
NISG follows the rules of performance management system to monitor the discharge of functions by the employees.
v.The rules, regulations, instructions, manuals and records, held by it or under its control or used by its employees for discharging its functions.
NISG does not exercise any statutory functions. Hence it does not hold or control any rules or regulation.
vi. A statement of the categories of documents that are held by it or under its control.
NISG holds documents which are of two types as given below:
Documents relating to NISG's own projects
Empanelment of consultants by NISG - Public Document
Projects/Initiatives of NISG
RFP – Public
Documents relating to Administration and Finance Department
Statutory returns -Private
vii. The particulars of any arrangement that exists for consultation with, or representation by the members of the public in relation to the formulation of its policy or implementation there of.
Policies/objectives of the organization are decided by the Board of Directors. There is no provision for consultation with or representation by members of the public in this regard.
viii. A statement of the boards, councils, committees and other bodies consisting of two or more persons constituted as its part or for the purpose of its advice, and as to whether meetings of those boards, councils, committees and other bodies are open to the public, or the minutes of such meetings are accessible for public.
1. The following are the details of the Board and the Committees constituted by NISG:
2. The meetings of the above bodies are not open to the public.
3. The minutes of the meetings are not accessible for public.
ix. A directory of its officers and employees.
x. The monthly remuneration received by each of its officers and employees, including the system of compensation as provided in its regulations.
The monthly basic salary of the employees is provided in the Remuneration Structure.
xi. The budget allocated to each of its agency, indicating the particulars of all plans, proposed expenditures and reports on disbursements made.
NISG does not receive any budget support from any Government. NISG does not have any agencies under its control. NISG earns revenue basically by providing consultancy services and through running of training programs for the Ministries, Departments and Agencies of the Government on a project-to-project basis.
The Audited Accounts of the Company for the last 10 years are furnished here.
xii. The manner of execution of subsidy programmes, including the amounts allocated and the details of beneficiaries of such programmes.
1. NISG does not execute any subsidy programs.
2. NISG is the program manager for ICTD project for which it receives the UNDP grant through the Department of IT, Government of India.
3. The details of the pilot projects undertaken under the ICTD program are furnished here.
xiii. Particulars of concessions, permits or authorizations granted by it.
xiv. Details in respect of the information, available to or held by it, reduced in an electronic form.
Information about NISG, its services, the projects / programs for which it is offering its consultancy services is available at NISG website http://www.nisg.org
xv. The particulars of facilities available to citizens for obtaining information, including the working hours of a library or reading room, if maintained for public use.
Library of NISG is not open to public
xvi. The names, designations and other particulars of the Public Information Officer.
Appellate Authority (RTI): Mr.Rajesh Joshi, Senior General Manager-Finance & Accounts
National Institute for Smart Government, 5th Floor and 6th Floor , Rear Wing- Mahanagar Door Sanchar Sadan, 9 CGO Complex, Lodhi Road, New Delhi – 110003, India
Public Information Officer: Mr.M Bala Srinivas, Dy.General Manager-Finance & Accounts
National Institute for Smart Government, TSIC Regional Office, Financial District, Nanakramguda, Rajendra Nagar, Hyderabad- 500 032, India
Phone: +91 40 66545352
Fax : +91 40 66545300
xvii. Such other information as may be prescribed; and thereafter update these publications within such intervals in each year as may be prescribed.
Information related to RTI Act 2005: Right to Information Act 2005 (Download PDF Version)
Procedure relating to seeking information from NISG under the RTI Act 2005: Any member of the public seeking information from NISG should submit the application in the format of application specified here.
The applicants may send their application form to the PIO mentioned above. The fee charged for supplying of information by NISG will be in accordance with the details given here.
Right of the citizen in case of denial of information: In case of denial of the information, a citizen may appeal to the Appellate authority mentioned above as per the procedure set-out in RTI Act 2005.