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GOVERNMENT OF INDIA
Ministry of Urban Development

 RAJYA SABHA
UNSTARRED QUESTION NO. 1234
TO BE ANSWERED ON AUGUST 22, 2012
JNNURM Ranking of Cities Covered Under UIG

 

1234. SHRI RAJEEV CHANDRASEKHAR: 

Will the Minister of URBAN DEVELOPMENT be pleased to state:

(a)   whether Government is planning to introduce an annual JNNURM ranking of the cities that have been covered under the Urban Infrastructure & Governance (UIG) component, against the metrics outlined in the stated objectives of Jawaharlal Nehru National Urban Renewal Mission (JNNURM);

(b)   if so, by when this is likely to happen; and

(c)    if not, the reasons therefor?

ANSWER
THE MINISTER OF STATE IN THE MINISTRY OF URBAN DEVELOPMENT
(SHRI SAUGATA ROY)

 

(a) & (b): Yes, Sir. As the proposal requires development of matrix/composite index & conducting of survey of cities across the country, definite time line cannot be predicted.

(c): Does not arise in view of above.