It is indeed a proud moment for the nation to be awarded with ASOCIO 2018 Digital Government Award held at ANA International Hotel, Tokyo on 8-Nov-2018 organized by ASOCIO.
The award was given by Mr. David Wong, Chairperson of ASOCIO and received by Dr. Abhijit Gupta – Executive, CAN Federation on 8-Nov-2018. The Asian-Oceanian Computing Industry Organization (ASOCIO) is an ICT Federation organized by ICT associations representing 24 economies throughout the Asia Pacific. ASOCIO was established in Tokyo, Japan in 1984 and it is the most time-honoured and active international ICT trade organization in Asia and Oceania. Its influence covers more than 10,000 ICT companies and represents approximately US$ 350 billion of ICT revenue in the region. ASOCIO’s objective is to promote, encourage and foster relationships and trade among its members, and to develop the computing industry in the region.
The award was handed over to IGP. Sarbendra Khanal (Chief of Nepal Police) in presence of DIG Sunil Shrestha (Chief of Computer Directorate) on 14-Nov-2018. This is the second award down the line that Nepal Police has received in 2018. The other award received few months back was Living with ICT 2018 Digital Government Award.