Common Service Centres (CSC) scheme is one of the mission mode projects under the Digital India Programme.
CSCs are the access points for delivery of essential public utility services, social welfare schemes, healthcare, financial, education and agriculture services, apart from host of B2C services to citizens in rural and remote areas of the country.It is a pan-India network catering to regional, geographic, linguistic and cultural diversity of the country, thus enabling the Government’s mandate of a socially, financially and digitally inclusive society.
The Common Service Centre (CSC) initiative of the IT Department has envisaged rolling out 160 CSCs across the Hailakandi. The CSCs are not just mere booths, but are poised to become change agents that would promote rural entrepreneurship, build rural capacities and livelihoods, enable community participation and collective action for social change through a bottom-up model. Out of the 160 CSCs rolled out till date, 80 of them are currently active.