About this GIS website
The geographic information system (GIS) is a framework for gathering, managing and
analyzing data. Rooted in the science of geography, GIS integrates many types of data.
It analyzes spatial location and organizes layers of information into visualizations using
maps and 3D scenes. With this unique capability, GIS reveals deeper insights into data,
such as patterns, relationships, and situations—helping the department to make
This GIS website is designed and developed to initiate the GIS platform in
Govt. of Puducherry UT. This website creates location maps and theme maps
for public and departments.
At present the spatial data and non-spatial data of Schools in Puducherry UT have been
captured in this website. The school maps are published for Directorate of School
Education, Govt. of Puducherry.
The Village boundaries are digitized in 1:50k scale and used in the website.