Starting as a small programme under an external stimulus by UNDP project in early 70's, NIC started functioning in 1977. Since then it has grown incrementally and later exponentially as one of India's major S&T organisations, promoting informatics led development. In 1984-85, Government of India decided to extend the NIC services to State Governments, Union Territory Administrations and District administrations in the country. NIC has setup a nation-wide network NICNET over which state-of-the- art services are being provided.

Major Activities:

E-Mail and Internet facility to Various departments

Various departments are connected to NICNET through NIC Panna for accessing various facilities like E-Mail & Internet Connectivity.

Website Developement and Updation

Panna District Centre have developed & update regularly the district web site www.panna.nic.in/www.panna.mp.gov.in.

Computerization & Computer Facility

All the government and semi government department/institutions can avail the facilities free of cost installed at District centre. If any department want to computerized its any of activities DIC can do the job in a efficient manner. DIC has alredy computerized various processes in Collectorate and other govt. offices.


DIC(District Informatics Centre) helps in e-Governance activities in the district. DIC helps in proper implementation of various National and State level software in the district. DIC also computerized many activities which are needed by the collectorate as and when required.

Video Conferencing Facility

A Video Conferencing Centre of NIC has been established in all about districts in MP .The VC facility is operational at all the district of MP State. Most of the government departments are reviewing their schemes on weekly basis using VC facility.


DIC   has been providing  support to the Central & State Government by creating IT awareness ,skill development in the use of IT productivity tool. Time to time training programmes are conducted covering various  area  of   application  and  fundamentals  of computers to make them more IT aware and exposure to this field in various dimensions.