Desh Deepak Verma, Secretary General, Rajya Sabha, presenting Abdul Kalam Innovation in Governance Award-2018 to AP IT & RD Minister Nara Lokesh at Vigyan Bhavan in New Delhi on Saturday
Desh Deepak Verma, Secretary General, Rajya Sabha, presenting Abdul Kalam Innovation in Governance Award-2018 to AP IT & RD Minister Nara Lokesh at Vigyan Bhavan in New Delhi on Saturday

New Delhi: AP's IT Minister Nara Lokesh was conferred with Kalam Innovation in Governance Award at Vigyan Bhavanhere on Saturday. 

The minister has been given the award for his efforts in developing villages through technology upgradation and interlinking of Panchayati Raj and Rural Development Departments which was yielding rich dividends. This is the 2nd edition of Dr APJ Abdul Kalam Memorial Summit where in the award was given. Lokesh later called on Union Minister for Panchayat Raj Narendra Singh Tomar.