The CAPAM Awards was presented to India’s Mission Convergence project under the category of Innovations in Government Services and to the Water Sanitation Management Organisation, India under Innovations in Citizen Engagement and Dialogue.
The PM Awards for Excellence in Public Administration for the year 2009-10 was presented to five innovative initiatives to acknowlege, recognise and reward the extraordinary work done by officials in strengthening public administration.
The Ministry of Rural Development awarded several initiatives under MGNREGA administration on 2 February 2011,to recognise outstanding contributions of district teams and gram panchayats for effective implementation of the act in India.
Prime Minister Manmohan Singh inaugurated the 21st meeting of the Academy of Sciences for the Developing World (TWAS) and distributed awards to individuals who have made outstanding contributions in the field of science and technology.
Ministry of Tourism has won a Pacific Asia Travel Association (PATA) Grand Award for the Rural Tourism Project at Hodka village in Kutch District of Gujarat and two Gold Awards under the Marketing Media and Primary Government Destination categories.