GramaOne Registration Terms And Conditions

About GramaOne

GramaOne is envisaged to be single point assistance center for all citizen centric activities at village level which include G2C services, Banking services, RTI queries etc. It was announced by the Hon’ble Chief Minister of Karnataka in the budget for FY20-21. GramaOne centers will be operational from 8AM-8PM on all seven days of the week.

The envisioned benefits of GramaOne centers are

  • Citizens do not need to visit the district, taluk and hobli offices to get government services.
  • Citizen can save on time and money by availing the services through GramaOne centers.
  • No menace due to middlemen.
  • GramaOne centers will be operational from 8AM-8PM. Citizens can avail the services at their convenient time.

Directorate of EDCS, DPAR(e-Governance), Government of Karnataka, has set up GramaOne centers for delivering services of various Government Departments and Private Companies under one roof in a citizen friendly manner.

Directorate of EDCS through Operations Partner of GramaOne proposes to set up GramaOne centers in 31 District of Karnataka (Bagalkot, Ballari, Bangalore Rural, Belagavi, Bengaluru, Bidar, Chamarajanagar, Chikballapur, Chikkamagaluru, Chitradurga, Davanagere, Gadag, Hassan, Haveri, Hubballi-Dharwad, Kalaburagi, Karwar, Kodagu, Kolar, Koppal, Mandya, Mangaluru, Mysuru, Raichur, Ramanagara, Shivamogga, Tumakuru, Udupi, Vijayanagara, Vijayapur and Yadagiri) on franchisee model.

Requirement of Non-IT Infrastructure for setting up of center
  • GramaOne center’s set up on franchisee should have an exclusive partition with an exclusive entry.
  • GramaOne centers with one Counter should be at least 100 Sq. ft. and 4 chairs should be available for Customers to sit.
  • Branding should be as per the branding standards of GramaOne Project (Name board/ Price Chart / Building Colour /Monogram of GramaOne)
  • Franchisee should keep their premises neat and clean.
  • The room should have tile/granite flooring, RCC roof and brick cement / stone cement walls without any water leakages from any side.
  • The room should have good ventilation and light with good space outside for parking, display boards, etc.
  • Furniture’s shall be as per the specifications of GramaOne (Counter Table/ Operator chair/ Printer Table/ customer waiting chair)
  • Franchisee Preferably be equipped with CCTV Surveillance and LCD TV.
Requirement of IT Infrastructure for setting up of center
  • Desktop /Laptop ( above i3 Configuration )
  • Multi-Function Printer(Print/Scan)
  • Bio Metric scanner (Secugen Hamster Pro 20 )
  • Web Camera
  • Wi-Fi Receiver
  • Should be provided with internet connectivity from two different Internet Service Provider(ISP’s) so as to ensure that services are not affected due to connectivity issues.
Qualifying Criteria
  • Minimum qualification shall be PUC II / Diploma/ ITI/ Graduate/ Post Graduate in any discipline with computer knowledge.
  • Ready to invest up to Rs 1 to 2 lakhs.
  • Selected GramaOne Centers Operators shall enclose PVC certificate.
  • GramaOne Centers should be located in prominent locations with internet , road, power & other utilities.
Terms & Conditions
  • As I understand that, this is a pilot project and all franchises are under the pilot scheme and further changes to the project will be as per the Government of Karnataka instructions.
  • I agree to pay an amount of Rs. 100/- towards the application fee for the GramaOne franchise pilot project and I understand that it is non-refundable.
  • If my application is selected for further consideration, I agree to pay a Rs. 5000/- Refundable security deposit to the GramaOne franchise Registration.