“Reforms in Urban Planning Capacity in India” report was released by NITI Aayog. It provides insights into the efforts taken to improve urban planning capacity in the country. It was developed in consultation with concerned ministries and experts in the domain of urban planning and regional planning.
The report provides recommendations on various aspects of urban planning, like interventions required for making cities healthier, optimum utilization of urban land, boosting human resource capacities, strengthening urban governance, building local leadership, increasing the role of private sector and improving education system. The report was provided by the Advisory Committee that was set up in October last year.