Abhinandan Patra Presented To Gram Panchayats

  • Digital India Land Records Modernization Programme, a Central Sector Scheme, is being implemented by the Department of Land Resources (DoLR) with 100% funding from the Government of India.
  • Objective is to develop a modern, comprehensive and transparent land record management system.
  • The Department initiated grading among districts.
  • Platinum Grading is assigned to districts which have completed 99% or more work in six basic components. 

As on 26.10.2023, as per DILRMP MIS as fed by the States/UTs, 157 districts in 14 States have completed 99% and above work in the following basic six components:

  1. Computerization of Land Records (RoR)
  2. Digitization of Cadastral Maps/FMBs
  3. Linkage of RoR with Cadastral Maps
  4. Computerization of Registration
  5. Integration of Registration (SRO) with Land Records (Revenue Office).
  6. Modern Record Room.


  • Would facilitate improvement in real-time information on land.
  • Optimize use of land resources.
  • Benefit both landowners & prospectors.
  • Assist in policy & planning.
  • Reduce land disputes.
  • Check fraudulent / benami transactions.
  • Obviate need of physical visits to Revenue/Registration offices.
  • Enable sharing of information with various organisations/agencies.

Viksit Bharat Sankalp Yatra

  1. Reaching the unreached i.e. reach out to the vulnerable who are eligible under various schemes but have not availed benefits so far. 
  2. Dissemination of information and generating awareness about schemes.
  3. Learning from the citizens – interaction with beneficiaries of government schemes through personal stories/experience sharing.
  4. Enrolment of potential beneficiaries through details ascertained during the Yatra.
  • Under it, the Department of Land Resources has planned for distribution of Abhinandan Patra / certificate to eligible villages and felicitation of Gram Panchayat/village level functionaries like Patwari/Lekhpal/Mandal etc., and Gram Panchayat functionaries like Sarpanch for achieving 99% or above in Digitization of Land Records.
  • A digital version of the approved certificate has been shared with the States to distribute for felicitation through communication by the Secretary, DOLR to 11 States covering 103 districts to start with.
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