The official website of the Tamil Nadu Government has received the best government website award in the National Awards for e-Governance. The Central Government announced the national awards for e-Governance for 2007-2008.
The Tamil Nadu Government has bagged the gold in the category of best government website awards. The website of department of Rural Development of Government of Andhra Pradesh has received the bronze award. The best government website award seeks to recognise the department that has contributed towards development of a content enriched and visually appealing website, enhancing public access and service delivery through use of ICT. In the category of outstanding performance in citizen-centric service delivery, the Nemmadi, e-Governance secretariat, Government of Karnataka bagged the silver. Similarly in the category of exemplary horizontal transfer of ICT-based best practice, the VATsoft- VAT processing system in commercial taxes department in Karnataka Government bagged the bronze. In the category of exemplary usage of ICT by PSUs, while the electronic procurement system in Rourkela steel plant bagged the gold, the revenue e-Auction for transportation contract Visakhapatnam steel plant got silver.