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The NITI Aayog (Hindi for Policy Commission), also National Institution for Transforming India, is a policy think tank of the Government of India, established with the aim to achieve Sustainable Development Goals and to enhance cooperative federalism by fostering the involvement of State Governments of India in the economic policy-making process using a bottom-up approach.
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Sustainable Development Goals

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The NITI Aayog (Hindi for Policy Commission), also National Institution for Transforming India, is a policy think tank of the Government of India, established with the aim to achieve Sustainable Development Goals and to enhance cooperative federalism by fostering the involvement of State Governments of India in the economic policy-making process using a bottom-up approach.
The Government of India established the NITI Aayog to attain the sustainable development goals.

Narendra Modi

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On 29 May 2014, the Independent Evaluation Office submitted an assessment report to Prime Minister Narendra Modi with the recommendation to replace the Planning Commission with a "control commission."
Modi has attempted to improve efficiency in the bureaucracy, and centralised power by abolishing the planning commission and replacing it with the NITI Aayog.

Planning Commission (India)

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It was established in 2015, by the NDA government, to replace the Planning Commission which followed a top-down model.
It has since been replaced by a new institution named NITI Aayog.

Ex officio member

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The Prime Minister is the Ex-officio chairman.
The Prime Minister of India is ex officio Chairman of NITI Aayog.

Bibek Debroy

Full-time Members: Bibek Debroy (Economist), V. K. Saraswat (former DRDO Chief), Ramesh Chand (Agriculture Expert) and Dr. Vinod Paul (Public Health expert)
Since its inception in January 2015, Mr. Debroy has been a member of the NITI Aayog, the think tank of Indian Government.

Rajiv Kumar (economist)

Rajiv Kumar
Vice Chairperson: Rajiv Kumar
Rajiv Kumar (born 6 July 1951) is an Indian economist and is currently the vice-chairman of the NITI Aayog.

Amitabh Kant

Amitabh Kant,
Chief Executive Officer (CEO): Amitabh Kant
As of 2018, he is the CEO of NITI Aayog (National Institution for Transforming India).

V. K. Saraswat

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Full-time Members: Bibek Debroy (Economist), V. K. Saraswat (former DRDO Chief), Ramesh Chand (Agriculture Expert) and Dr. Vinod Paul (Public Health expert)
He retired on 31 May 2013 and presently member of NITI Aayog i.e. Planning Commission of India and Chancellor of Jawaharlal Nehru University.

Prime Minister of India

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The Prime Minister is the Ex-officio chairman.
NITI Aayog

Five-Year Plans of India

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This was carried through the Five-Year Plans, developed, executed, and monitored by the Planning Commission (1951-2014) and the NITI Aayog (2015-2017).

2015 in India

2015
1 January – NITI Aayog was established to replace Planning Commission of India.

Aadhaar

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Prior to the enactment of the Act, the UIDAI functioned, since 28January 2009, as an attached office of the Planning Commission (now NITI Aayog).

Syeda Saiyidain Hameed

Syeda Hameed
She chaired the Steering Committee of the Commission on Health which reviewed the National Health Policy of 2002, till the dissolution of the body in 2015, to be replaced by NITI Aayog.

Kanpur City Transport Services Limited

KMBScity buses
NITI Aayog has proposed to operate electric low floor AC city buses on different routes in the city by 2020.

Sushant Singh Rajput

NITI Aayog, the policy think-tank of the Indian government, signed him recently to promote the Women Entrepreneurship Platform (WEP) . Apart from acting and running innsaei ventures, Rajput is actively involved in various programmes like Sushant4Education, as a part of efforts to help young students.

Electronics and semiconductor manufacturing industry in India

According to a report of the NITI Aayog published in May 2016, the electronics industry's contribution to GDP is only 1.7% in India, compared to 15.5% in Taiwan, 15.1% in South Korea and 12.7% in China.

Shri Ram College of Commerce

SRCCSRC DelhiShri Ram College of Commerce (SRCC)
The operational cost of Centre for Innovation, Incubation and Entrepreneurship is borne by NITI Aayog and other government agencies.

National Security Council (India)

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Besides the National Security Advisor (NSA), The Deputy National Security Advisor (DNSA), The Ministers of Defence, External Affairs, Home, Finance of the Government of India, and the Deputy Chairman of the NITI Aayog are members of the National Security Council.

Fifteenth Finance Commission

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The commission further met with the representatives of various federal government agencies, including the vice-chairman and chief executive officer (CEO) of its quasi-autonomous policy think-tank, the NITI Aayog, Rajiv Kumar and Amitabh Kant respectively.

Arvind Panagariya

Arvind Panagariya (born 30 September 1952) is an Indian-American economist and a professor of economics at Columbia University, who served as vice-chairman of the government of India think-tank NITI Aayog between January 2015 and August 2017.

Somdutta Singh

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She is Core Committee Member at Women Entrepreneurship Platform, a project by Niti Ayog, an entrepreneur and founder of Digital Leadership Institute.

Chevening Scholarship

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Amitabh Kant – CEO, NITI Aayog (National Institution for Transforming India)