• Augmenting more than 2,300 industrial units for investment growth
  • Implementing modern education system to achieve literacy rate of over 95%
  • Improving connectivity to major hubs for business and tourism growth
  • Inviting Public Private Partnerships for growth of various sectors of Daman & Diu
  • Developing world-class IT infrastructure complete with Free Public WiFi, and Broadband Cable Network
April 2017
  • LPG Gas connections have been granted to eligible women beneficiaries
  • Special Camps under Ujjwala scheme were organized from 17th to 27th April 2017 at various places
  • e-Office Project for digitization of files initiated
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March 2017
  • Post Office Passport Service Centre Opened in Moti Daman
  • Hon’ble Prime Minister addressed local citizens of Diu who had come in large numbers to greet him
  • 50% Reservation for Women in Municipal Councils of UT Notified
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February 2017
  • Organized various competitions for Digital Payment
  • Various Govt. Officers of Diu had also set up their stalls to create awareness of digital payment and provide online services to general public
  • All banks had set up their stalls for general public to provide various services like Registration of merchants for PoS machine, to sell PoS or AEPS devices, opening of Bank Accounts, registration/ distribution of Debit/ Pre-Paid cards, Seeding of Aadhar & Mobile number with Bank Accounts and training for installation/ usage of UPI Apps & Bank Wallets
  • Around 5550 people participated in “Digi Dhan Mela” event
  • “Digi Dhan Mela” was organized at Diu on 12th February, 2017 in the presence of Hon’ble Union Minister of State, Ministry of Law & Justice and Ministry of Electronics & Information Technology, Govt. of India to encourage adoption of Digital Payments
  • The Hon’ble Administrator Shri Praful Patel interacted with NCC cadets on 4th February, 2017 during his visit to Diu
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January 2017
  • Republic Day celebrated with pomp on 26th January, 2017
  • National Voter’s Day observed on 25th January, 2017
  • The UT Administration of Daman & Diu participated in Vibrant Gujarat Summit organized in the month of January 2017
  • MOU has been signed between UT Administration of Daman & Diu and Ministry of Civil Aviation, Govt. of India under Regional Connectivity Scheme
  • Panchayat level Gram Sabha for finalization of Action Plan for the year 2017-18 at various panchayats. Senior level Officers have been deputed in each Gram Panchayat for facilitation of Gram Sabha
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December 2016
  • Urban Land records of the city survey have been kept on official website of UT of Daman & Diu for verification and awareness of the public under “AVANIKA URBAN”
  • “Anand Mela” in which, students in college campus made various food stalls. Online payment facility was also available at the stalls in order to promote cashless payments
  • Hon’ble Minister of State (MoS) in Ministry of Home Affairs, Shri Hansraj Ahir graced the occasion and inaugurated the Liberation Day Festival on 17th December 2016
  • In collaboration with public representatives and eminent citizens, the Administration has carried out successful execution of Liberation Day Festival – D’manthan 2016 from 17th to 19th December, 2016, involving more than 500 artists. The program highlights are as under
  • The Hon’ble Administrator reviewed the progress of Gas pipeline project with higher Officials of Adani Group of Industries on 27th December, 2016
  • Public Representatives of Municipal Councils, District Panchayat, Village Panchayats, trained by IT professionals were urged by the Hon’ble Administrator to join the Cashless Revolution and help the Administration, to achieve the objectives to reach Grass-root Level
  • In the first 2 days of Phase One, more than 25,000 households, shops and establishments were covered. All the Secretaries, field level officers including the District Magistrate, Sub-Divisional Magistrate participated in the campaign
  • WhatsApp groups have been formed to monitor the working of all teams in real-time
  • Encourage all the labourers to open bank accounts for their wages and transactions
  • Assistance to people in installation of Apps and encouragement to carry out a transaction of minimal value in their presence- as a Practice Test
  • All the shops and establishments must be encouraged to have either POS machines or e-Wallets
  • In every household, at least one person must be capable of doing digital payments
  • Door-to-door campaigning by more than 140 teams to promote cashless transactions. Free kits distributed to each campaign team complete with Campaign Cap and T-Shirt with printed slogan of “Cashless Daman & Diu” campaign” and photograph of Hon`ble Prime Minister
  • Personal address by Hon’ble Administrator to youth and students with the vision of encourage them in joining Cashless Movement. Training to students provided by IT Professionals
  • First-of-its-kind meeting of more than 7000 industrialists of daman to encourage their participation in Cashless initiatives
  • Multi-lingual literature, social media campaigning, mass SMS and outdoor publicity, all used in unison to spread awareness of public on cashless transactions, in speedy, efficient and holistic manner
  • More than 1000 stakeholders trained to impart knowledge about Cashless Daman Initiative to the people + training of entire Government machinery including police, councilors, panchayat members, sarpaanchs, to move to cashless options
  • “MEGA CASHLESS CAMPAIGN” launched by Hon’ble Administrator in the presence of all the elected representatives including the Hon`ble Member of Parliament, President, Daman Municipal Council; President District Panchayat, Daman; Govt. Officials; School / College students
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November 2016
  • The UT Administration has also deputed Govt. Officers as designated Officers to each Gram Panchayat for implementation and monitoring of cashless transactions at all levels
  • New air connectivity proposal initiated under Regional Connectivity plan circuits like, Ahmedabad to Diu, Mumbai to Diu via Surat and Surat –Diu
  • To protect crimes against children a dedicated helpline- 1098 has been launched under “Bal Sanrakshan Yojana”
  • The Hon’ble Administrator of UT of Daman & Diu conducted interactive meeting with teachers on the occasion of “World Dharohar Day” at Dominican Monastery on 22nd November, 2016 and motivated teachers for providing quality and moral education to the students by using latest teaching Aids & equipment
  • More than 7,000 industrialists and business owners of Daman and Diu invited to Cashless Training Program on 29th November, 2016
  • Under Cashless India initiative, Hon’ble Administrator has directed all Government Departments to adopt cashless model. Furthermore, all wages to workers will also be deposited into bank accounts
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August 2016
  • Celebrating and encouraging use our National Language with “Hindi Fortnight” on 31st August, 2016
  • Construction of coastal Police Station at Kadaiya, Daman completed
  • Swift aggregation and entry of census data of Daman and Diu in National Population Register (NPR)
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