By Sruthi V S

NSDL e-Governance Infrastructure Limited (NSDL e-Gov) has entered into a joint venture with Indian MNC Sterling & Wilson to provide e-governance IT solutions in African, Middle Eastern and South Asian markets. This venture will offer “turnkey” data centre solutions and supports business critical in these markets.

NDSL e-Gov has 24 years of experience in offering e-governance IT solutions. Started in 1996 as a Central Securities Depository, NSDL e-Governance overtook government agencies for designing, managing and implementing e-Governance project such as the Tax Information Network (TIN), PAN card services, eKYC, national ID, eSign and national pension system for Indian citizens through the service centres across India.

Shapoorji Pallonji owned Sterling & Wilson specialises in engineering, construction, manufacturing and energy services. It has global operations in MEP, diesel generator sets, gas-based power plants, waste to energy, transmission and distribution and turnkey data centres.