UP ELECTRONICS CORPORATION LIMITED
UP Electronics Corporation Limited (UPLC) was established in the year 1974 under the Indian Companies Act 1956 with an objective to promote the electronics industry in the State of Uttar
In the last decade, the Information Technology industry has overshadowed almost the entire electronics industry and the Corporation has included it, as one of its major areas of activities. The Corporation is not directly engaged with any programme or services related of citizen interface, but it is a facilitator organisation under the Department of IT and Electronics, Uttar Pradesh, and acts under its guidance to achieve the ultimate goal to promote the IT and electronics Industry in the State. It works with the following aims:
To encourage IT/electronics production and software exports
To encourage the use of electronics products and Information Technology to improve functioning in the offices/institutions/organisations, reduce cost and improve the quality of life
Develop infrastructure and common facility centres suitable for electronics and IT industry
Creation of critical IT infrastructure in the form of Software Technology/Info-Tech Parks etc.
Setting up of Computer Centres/Labs for education of the youth
Supply of computer hardware and related equipments of good quality to the government departments and organisations
Development of application software for government departments and organisations
Assisting the various government departments and organisation in implementing Information Technology in their departments
Spread and accelerate the use of Information Technology and bring it to masses
In the recent past, the major activities undertaken by the Corporation are described below:
UPLC is an ISO 9001:2000 Certified Company and it fully adheres to the business ethics and is committed for excellence, delivery of best quality products and services at lowest prices and prompt sales-services through continual improvement.
The e-Procurement system has been implemented in Uttar Pradesh. UPLC is nominated as the Nodal Agency for implementation of e-Procurement in the State. After implementation of e-Procurement system, all tenders, according to the requirement, would be invited only through the e-Tendering.
Establishment of Bhulekh Data Centre
UPLC has also successfully completed the computerisation and connectivity of 312 Tehsils in 71 districts of the State with District Data Centres enabling them the capability of daily data transfers under Computerisation of Land Records for the Board of Revenue, UP.
Computerisation of Commerce Tax Department
UPLC has successfully accomplished the computerisation of 93 points of Commerce Tax Department located in different parts of the State, on war footing, to get them functional from the targeted date for introduction of VAT in UP w.e.f. 1st January 2008. The Corporation is again doing the computerisation in this Department.
Training and Education
UPLC has set up Computer Labs at Divisional /Districts /Tehsil/Block HQs for imparting Quality I.T. education to the Youth. The Computer labs are being run on PPP model by ‘INOTECH’ which with H.P. education, Jay Pee Group of education, SREI SAHAJ for e-Shiksha and Indian Institute of Planning and Management (IIPM) is creating Digital Knowledge Workers up to the remote villages level to bridge the digital divide. INOTECH is doing hands-on and on-job training to the rural youths, diploma management, certification, technical/vocational courses, soft skill development courses and informal trainings (Agricultural, Awareness, Health and Entrepreneurship Trainings).
UPLC is also recognised as a Vocational Training Provider by the Ministry of Labor and Employment, Government of India.
Amongst other major projects, the Corporation has undertaken the turn-key computerisation of UP Excise Department, UP State Warehousing Corporation, Anti-terrorist Squad and Forensic Wings of UP Police, which are being executed at present.
Excellence Award for UP Electronics Corporation Ltd.
Considering the outstanding performance of UP Electronics Corporation Ltd, the corporation was felicitated with ‘Excellence Award’ and its Managing Director, D S Srivastav, with the ‘Udyog Rattan Award’ by the Institute of Economic Studies at New Delhi on 8th October 2009.
U P Electronics Corporation Limited (UPLC)
D S Srivastav, Managing Director
10-Ashok Marg, Lucknow-226001
Tel: 0522-2286808, 2235344
Fax: 0522-2288583, 2235344