Uttarakhand is a state located in the northern part of India. The state of Uttarakhand has an area of 53483 sq. km and a population of 8.5 million (As per 2001 census).The culture of Uttarakhand has its roots in music, dance, and literature.

Uttarakhand State Government aims to transform state into an IT driven economy with using ICT. Some of the key initiatives of Uttarakand are Saksham, Aarohi, Dev bhoomi and Teacher Student Portal etc