JNNURM is a Central government scheme which is implemented by the In the report, CAG stated that the ministries of the Central government were not. The CAG in its report on “Performance Audit of JNNURM”, tabled in Parliament on Thursday, said though two-year time was granted to complete each project. In the report, the CAG stated that the ministries of the central government were not equipped to monitor a project of JNNURM’s magnitude.
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Delays were due to delays in getting clearances and slow tendering process. Subscribe to Weekly Newsletter:. In Uttar Pradesh, not a single urban infrastructure project had been completed in seven mission cities whereas in Delhi only four out of 28 sanctioned were completed. Comments are automatically posted live; however, indianexpress.
They have also been slammed for lack of planning and delay in projects. The amount diverted was Only 11 out of sample projects selected by it for the period to had been completed and also referred to “various deficiencies” that it found in the implementation of these projects, the report stated.
Comptroller and Auditor General raps urban development and housing ministries for failing to bring about urban governance reforms. CAG said that the JNNURM guidelines had been deficient in giving adequate advisory to the states regarding utilisation of funds and there was a lack of uniformity in utilising interest earned from the funds sitting in the coffers of various states.
Another gross irregularity on the part of the AMC is that it transferred to AUDA a housing project in ,for which it had got Rs 89 crore to build 8, units in Ahmedabad along with funds.
In its report, the CAG has recommended pushing reforms in financial, institutional, and governance structure of the ULBs to make them efficient, accountable and transparent. After James Mattis exit, India must brace for less predictable moves by Trump administration At Sabarimala, women’s religious beliefs have come to the fore The forces must lead society, not politically but culturally deport The CAG report also said feport in some cases, there were deficiencies in selection of beneficiaries of houses for urban poor which led to risks of ineligible beneficiaries getting the benefit.
In respect of urban infrastructure projects, we observed that out of the 1, projects teport, only projects 18 per cent were completed,” the report stated. This will alert our moderators to take action Name Reason for reporting: Out of the completed dwelling units, onlydwelling units were occupied. Thousands of unfinished projects, diversion of funds to the tune of crore and lack of accountability and monitoring were some findings of a CAG report on the Centre’s flagship urban renewal project, the Jnhurm Nehru National Urban Renewal Mission JNNURMimplemented by state governments.
International Business World News. Delays were due to non availability of land, forest and environment clearance, clearance from SPCB, non clearance of the site and public agitation. Last call around Only 11 out of sample projects selected for to were completed and also referred to ‘various deficiencies’ that it found in implementation of these projects, the report stated.
CAG has also rejected explanations offered by local bodies for not following CVC guidelines,particularly by Ahmedabad and Jamnagar municipal corporations,while awarding tender to the second lowest bidder by negotiating with them after cxg actual tendering process.
This will mean a lot for our ability to bring you news, perspectives and analysis from the ground so that we can make change together. Jnburm wide publicity to schemes to generate awareness among eligible beneficiaries was another recommendation made by the CAG.
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Implementation of JNNURM in a mess, says CAG, hints scheme too big for Centre’s bureaucrats
CAG also pointed out that there had been some diversion of funds and cases where ineligible beneficiaries got benefits from the scheme. Why CAG stopped putting defence reports online. Printable version Dec 31, 9: Saturday 04 July CAG report on demonetisation to be ready before Budget Session. In this case,the lowest tender was rejected for being on the higher side,but subsequently during re-tendering,the second lowest bidder was accepted. New Delhi, Fri Nov 30 Collection of user charges: CAG said that JNNURM guidelines were deficient in giving adequate advisory to states regarding parking of funds and there was no uniformity in utilising interest innurm on parked funds.
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We are a voice to you; you have been a support to us. The report, which was tabled in the Parliament today, also observed that a crucial objective of bringing about reforms in the governance of Urban Local Bodies ULBs could not be achieved through the scheme.
Choose your reason below and click on the Report button. Find this comment offensive? In reforms Collection of user charges: Anonymous 5 years ago Reply. In 11 selected solid waste management project, two had not been even started and remaining nine were not complete.
JNNURM is a Central government scheme which is implemented by the ministries of urban development and housing and urban poverty alleviation with an aim to improve infrastructure and governance in Indian cities.
Only 22 housing projects for poor completed under JNNURM, says CAG
The report, which was tabled in the Parliament on Thursday, also observed that a crucial objective of bringing about reforms in the governance of Urban Repott Bodies ULBs could not be achieved through the scheme. However, as on March 31,only 22 of the 1, approved projects were completed.
Read 1 Comments Post a Comment. The CAG said that the JNNURM guidelines had been deficient in giving adequate advisory to states regarding parking of funds and there was no uniformity in utilising interest earned on parked funds.
October 18, It has also recommended that the Central government should give incentives to those states which implement reforms envisaged under JNNURM. The CAG report on the scheme said that as few as 22 housing projects out of a total of 1, projects approved under the scheme had actually been completed. At a press conference earlier this week, housing and urban poverty alleviation minister, Kumari Selja, had stated that urban housing shortage in India has decreased from This article is closed for comments.
In the housing projects many dwelling units remained incomplete primarily for want of land,” it said.