GOVERNMENT OF INDIA
Ministry of Urban Development
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?
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.