For the first time, in 2018, Bengal has won the highest number of SKOCH awards. This is another proof of the success that the West Bengal Government, under the inspiring leadership of Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee, has had with its series of projects for the overall development of the State. The SKOCH awards have recognised the fact that the projects of the Bengal Government have immensely benefited the people of the State. Bengal has bagged 31 Skoch Awards in 2018 for performance across different sectors as well as for implementing unique projects.
Here are the details:
National Significance Award- Platinum Award
1. Awarded as State of the year for Finance
2. Awarded as State of the Year for Urban Development
3. Awarded as State of the Year for Rural Development
4. Awarded as State of the Year for Tourism & Culture