" Status of a country is determined only by the strength of the knowledge not
by the military power or economic power. Information Technology is equal to human
intelligence and this has primarily brought India to the forefront "
Selvi J Jayalalithaa
Hon´ble Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu
The Department of Information and Public Relations releases advertisements on Government
policies, schemes, activities, achievements and tenders for work in dailies and
The release of all the advertisements of Government Departments, Boards, Universities,
Corporations and Undertakings are centralized through this Department. The advertisements
are released based on their importance, the target group and the target area. Advertisements
are also released in Indian Trade Journal.
Tender and Display Advertisements
Tender and display advertisements are released through the National Informatics
Centre on the Government website www.tn.gov.in, so that these advertisements reach
the public. Tender forms can be downloaded free of cost from the website www.tenders.tn.gov.in
As the Government advertisements are released in newspapers as well, transparency
in Government administration is ensured. It facilitates participation by all eligible
persons in Government tenders.
The State and the District Tender Bulletins are released every week giving detailed
information about the tenders of the Government under the provisions of the Tamil
Nadu Transparency in Tenders Act 1998 and the Tamil Nadu Transparency in Tenders
Rules 2000 framed thereunder.
The Tender Bulletins are published in the website as well i.e www.tn.gov.in. The
tender advertisements released from headquarters are released in State Tender Bulletin
and those at district level are released in District Tender Bulletins. Decisions
taken on the tenders are also published in these bulletins.