e-Courts Mission Mode Project – UPSC Prelims

Ministry/Department :  Ministry of Law and Justice
Aim: To provide designated services to litigants, lawyers and the judiciary by universal computerization of district and subordinate courts in the country by leveraging Information and Communication Technology (ICT) for improved justice delivery.
eCourts Project: 
  • It is an Integrated Mission Mode Project under implementation since 2007 as part of National e-Governance Plan.
  • The project is based on the National Policy and Action Plan for Implementation of Information and Communication Technology in Judiciary-2005.
Factual Information:
  • The project is being implemented by National Informatics Centre (NIC), Ministry of IT.
  • Started in 2007