State of Governance 2022 Report Card

Assam slipped to #11 in the SKOCH State of Governance 2022

Assam ranks #11 nationally in the SKOCH State of Governance Report 2022

24 March, 2023 State of Governance
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  • Assam ranks #11 nationally in the SKOCH State of Governance Report 2022.
  • Total of 25 well-performing projects qualified for SKOCH Order-of-Merit, out of which 7 were impactful projects.
  • State performed very well in 13 categories.
    1. Topped in Transport category nationally.
    2. Participating first time in Labour, Tourism & Culture, Forest, Sports & Youth, Skill Development and Women & Child Development. and entered in the top 10 nationally.
    3. Recovered in e-Governance, Finance, and Health.
  • District Governance submitted a larger number of projects for evaluation. Out of these, several well-performing projects were qualified as impactful projects.
  • Key achievements
    1. Assam bagged 25 SKOCH Orders-of-Merit in the SKOCH State of Governance Awards 2022.
    2. Almost half of these are in Finance, Forest, and District Governance.
    3. Two SKOCH Orders-of-Merit were in Health, Skill Development and e-Governance each.
    4. The state won 7 awards – two in GOLD and five in SILVER category.

Governance Rank & Score 2022

  • Assam ranks #11 in 2022.

Comparison of States 2014-19 & 2020-22

Sectors with Maximum Improvement

  • In Transport, Assam has improved its rank from #3 to #1.

Sectors with Comeback

  • In Finance, Assam has make comeback in ranks to #3
  • In Health, Assam has make comeback in ranks to #6
  • In e-Governance, Assam has make comeback in ranks to #10

First Time Participants Getting National Rank

Tourism & Culture3
Sports & Youth3
Skill Development5
Women & Child Development8
  • Even though participating for the first time, some sectors of Assam are ranked in the top positions.
  • The state was ranked #2 in Labour, #3 in Tourism & Culture, Forest, and Sports & Youth, #5 in Skill Development and #8 in Women & Child Development.
  • e-Governance, Finance, Forest, Health, Labour, Skill Development, Sports & Youth, Tourism & Culture, and Women & Child Development are the sectors which have seen enhanced focus in 2022.

Impactful & Well-Performing Projects of Assam in State of Governance 2022

Project NameOrganisationCategory for ReportBeacons of Hope Project Link
Parali PrabandhanDistrict Administration BahraichDistrict GovernanceView Project
Operation KayakalpDistrict Administration AyodhyaDistrict GovernanceView Project
Women EmpowermentDistrict Administration SambhalDistrict GovernanceView Project
One District One Product Scheme-Amla ProductsDistrict Administration PratapgarhDistrict GovernanceView Project
ODOP Kalanamak RiceDistrict Administration Siddharth NagarDistrict GovernanceView Project
EOFC ProjectDistrict Administration BijnorDistrict GovernanceView Project
Janta Ka Dwar (Deoria Model)
District Administration DeoriaDistrict GovernanceView Project
Parali Do Khaad LoDistrict Administration UnnaoDistrict GovernanceView Project
DigiShakti (Empowering Youth)UPDESCOe-GovernanceView Project
e-ProsecutionProsecution Department, Uttar PradeshPoliceView Project
Mukhya Mantri Vyapari Durghatana Beema YojanaState Tax Department, Government of Uttar PradeshFinanceView Project
Learning Management System (SAMVEG)State Taxes Department, Government of Uttar PradeshFinanceView Project
Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana (Urban)State Urban Development Agency (SUDA), Uttar PradeshUrban DevelopmentView Project
Uttar Pradesh Core Network Development Program (UPCRNDP)Public Works Department, Government of Uttar PradeshInfrastructureView Project
Pradhanmantri Street Vendor's AtmaNirbhar Nidhi - PM SVANidhiState Urban Development Agency (SUDA), Government of Uttar PradeshUrban DevelopmentView Project
Smart City Central Digital Monitoring Centre(SCCDMC)Urban Development Department, Government of Uttar PradeshUrban DevelopmentView Project
E-VetanDirectorate of Urban Local Bodies, Government of Uttar PradeshUrban DevelopmentView Project

What needs to be DONE in 2023?

  • 50+ well-performing projects required to rank in the top 10 states.
  • Alternatively, a higher number of Platinum and Gold performances can improve the ranking
  • Incremental improvements in previously evaluated/awarded projects can be submitted
  • Multiple projects from one department can be submitted
  • Most states have a large number of projects at the District and Municipal levels
  • Most states tend to retain or improve their annual ranks
  • Police and Power & Energy tend to submit a larger number of projects

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