AAINA Dashboard For Cities Portal Launched

  • Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs (MOHUA).
  • Where Urban Local Bodies (ULBs) across the country can participate. To voluntarily submit their key data regularly, through a simple, easy-to-fill, data entry form on the portal.
  • While not ranking the ULBs, the AAINA dashboard would serve as a tool for comparing similarly placed cities and promoting peer learning among cities.

Primary objectives:

  • See how they are faring vis-à-vis other cities.
  • Inspire them by pointing to possibilities and areas of improvement.
  • Providing opportunities to learn and engage with frontrunners.

Indicators chosen for data are:

  • Political & Administrative Structure.
  • Finance.
  • Planning.
  • Citizen-Centric Governance.
  • Delivery of Basic Services.
  • The ULBS will submit their data, including audited accounts, and self-reported performance.
  • ULBs would be free to update the information initially provided by them, anytime on the portal as per need.
  • The Ministry through Digital India Corporation will provide handholding support to ULBs/ States in the data submission process on a need basis.
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