Awards And Accolades

Sr.No. Year Name of Awards Awarded by
1 2008 Nirmal Rajya Ministry of Rural Dev, Govt. of India
2 2011 -12 Best in Panchayati Raj Ministry of Panchayati Raj, Govt. of India
3 2009-10 3rd Best in Panchayati Raj Ministry of Panchayati Raj, Govt. of India
4 2010-11 Best State in Panchayati Raj Ministry of Panchayati Raj, Govt. of India
5 2010-11 Rashtriya Gaurav Gram Sabha Ministry of Panchayati Raj, Govt. of India
6 2011-12 Best Performing District Award Ministry of Panchayati Raj, Govt. of India
7 2011-12 Rashtriya Gaurav Gram Sabha Ministry of Panchayati Raj, Govt. of India
8 2011-12 Best GPU Award-Gerathang Ministry of Panchayati Raj, Govt. of India
9 2011-12 Best GPU Award-Aritar Ministry of Panchayati Raj, Govt. of India
10 2009-10 MGNREGA Award- North Sikkim Ministry of Rural Dev, Govt. of India
11 2009-10 MGNREGA Award-Chuba Phong GPU Ministry of Panchayati Raj, Govt. of India
12 2009-10 MGNREGA – VHAS Ministry of Panchayati Raj, Govt. of India
13 2010-11 MGNREGA-Martam-Nazitam GPU Ministry of Panchayati Raj, Govt. of India
14 2011-12 MGNREGA- Hee Gyathang GPU Ministry of Panchayati Raj, Govt. of India
15 2012 Award for Dhara Vikas Programme Ministry of Panchayati Raj, Govt. of India
16 2013 April 21st, Prime Minister’s Award for Excellence in Public
Administration for the year 2011-12
Government of India
17 2013 Rajiv Gandhi Shashaktikaran Award for Yanking Rangang GPU Ministry of Panchayati Raj, Govt. of India
18 2013 National Award for Excellence in MGNREGA for Hee
Gyathang GPU, Dzongu Block, North District
Ministry of Rural Development Govt. of India
19 2014 National Award for Convergence and National Award for Gram Panchayat under MGNREGA. Ministry of Panchayati Raj, Govt. of India
20 2014 South District Zilla Panchayat Awarded Panchayat Sashaktikaran
Puraskar (PEAIS)
Ministry of Panchayati Raj, Govt. of India
21 2014 Melli Dara Paiyong Gram Panchayat Awarded Best Performing
Gram under Category A of Panchayat Sashaktikaran Puraskar (PEAIS)
Ministry of Panchayati Raj, Govt. of India
22 2014 Karmatar Gyaten Gram Panchayat Awarded Best Performing
Gram Panchayat under Category B of Panchayat
Sashaktikaran Puraskar (PEAIS)
Ministry of Panchayati Raj, Govt. of India
23 2014 Rastriya Gaurav Gram Sabha for Samdong Gram
Panchayat Unit
Ministry of Panchayati Raj, Govt. of India

India Today State of the States Award

Sr.No. Year Name of Awards Awarded by
1 2004 Best State in Education India Today Group
2 2005-12 Best State in Investment Environment India Today Group
3 2005 Best State in Education India Today Group
4 2008 Best State in Primary Education India Today Group
5 2009 Best State in Education India Today Group
6 2009 Bharat Nirman Awards-e-Governance India Today Group
7 2009 Bharat Nirman Awards-Electrification India Today Group
8 2009 Bharat Nirman Awards-Rural Roads India Today Group
9 2010 Best State in Education India Today Group
10 2010 Best State in Investment Environment India Today Group
11 2012 Best Small State in Education India Today Group

IBN7 Diamond State Awards

Sr.No. Year Name of Awards Awarded by
1 2008 Best State in Citizen Security, Justice IBN7
2 2009 Best State in Water & Sanitation IBN7
3 2009 Special Top Five States IBN7
4 2011 Best State in Citizen Security IBN7
5 2012 Best State in Citizen Security IBN7
6 2012 Best State in Environment IBN7
7 2012 Best State in Water & Sanitation IBN7
8 2012 Best State in Overall Performance IBN7

Sikkim Tourism Awards

Sr.No. Year Name of Awards Awarded by
1 1998-99 Best Tourism Performing State in NE Ministry of Tourism, GoI
2 1999-00 Best Tourism Performing State in NE Ministry of Tourism, GoI
3 2000-01 Best Tourism Performing State in NE Ministry of Tourism, GoI
4 2001-02 Best Tourism Performing State in NE Ministry of Tourism, GoI
5 2002-03 Best Tourism Performing State in NE Ministry of Tourism, GoI
6 2005-06 Best Tourism Performing State in NE Ministry of Tourism, GoI
7 2006-07 Best State for Tourism-related Prog Ministry of Tourism, GoI
8 2005 Best Ecotourism Destination Hospitality India
9 2007 Most Picturesque Destination Today’s Traveller
10 2008 Emerging Tourism State Today’s Traveller
11 2008 Best Example of Community-based Tourism CNBC AAWAZ
12 2008 Best Tourism State for Adventure Tourism Safari India
13 2008 Best Adventure Tourism Destination PATWA
14 2008 National Tourism Award 2007-08 Ministry of Tourism, GoI
15 2009 Most Responsible Tourism State Today’s Traveller
16 2010 Best State Tourism-related Programme Ministry of Tourism, GoI
17 2010 Best State for Adventure Tourism Safari India
18 2010 Best Performing State C’wealth Trade Mart
19 2010 India’s Most Progressive State Today’s Traveller
20 2012 Comprehensive Dev of Tourism Ministry of Tourism, GoI
21 2012 Most Innovative & Unique Tourism Project to Char Dhaam Ministry of Tourism, GoI
22 2012 NBest State – Campaign Clean India Ministry of Tourism, GoI
23 2014 Best Infrastructure Award – Tourism India Today Group
24 2014 National Tourism Award 12-13 Ministry of Tourism, GoI
25 2014 The Best Region to Visit in 2014 Global Travel Guide, Lonely Planet

Other Awards

Sr.No. Year Name of Awards Awarded by
1 2006 Cooperative Excellence Award Cooperative Dev. Cooperation
2 2006 Cooperative Excellence Award Cooperative Dev. Cooperation
3 2008 Cooperative Excellence Award Cooperative Dev. Cooperation
4 2005-06 Skoch Challenger Award Skoch Company
5 2005-06 Union Transport Ministry Trophy Transport Ministry, Govt of India
6 2006-07 Union Transport Ministry Trophy Transport Ministry, Govt of India
7 2008 4th JRD Tata Memorial Award Population Foundation if India
8 2009 Agriculture Leadership Award Agriculture Today Group
9 2008 First in NE Horticulture Show
10 2011 Best Stall at BioFach India BioFach India
11 2012 National Award in Horticulture Ministry of Agriculture & Horticulture
12 2006 2nd in Int’l Flora Expo Media Today Pvt Ltd
13 2011 No 1 in Sustainable Competitiveness RICS, India
14 2009 No 1 in Natural Resources Conservation CDF, Chennai
15 2013 Agriculture Leadership Award Agriculture Today Group
16 2014 National Award for Road Safety 2012-13 and Highways Ministry of Road Transport
17 2015 Cleanest Hill Station ‘Safaigiri Award’ India Today Group
18 2016 Gangtok- Cleanest City in North Eastern India Government of India
19 2016 Cleanest State in India National Sample Survey Office, Government of India
20 2016 Best Working Conditions for Women International Studies (CSIS), American think-tank, and Nathan Associates
21 2016 Khangchendzonga National Park inscribed as World Heritage Site, 2016 under Mixed criteria UNESCO
22 2016 Best State Award on Education in the category of ‘Best Small States’ India Today Group State of the States Award
23 2017 Transform India Award’ in ‘Government Category’ Zee Media Transform India Conclave & Awards