Planning Commission (India)

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The Planning Commission (Hindi: योजना आयोग, Yojana Āyog) was an institution in the Government of India, which formulated India's Five-Year Plans, among other functions.wikipedia
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Five-Year Plans of India

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The Planning Commission (Hindi: योजना आयोग, Yojana Āyog) was an institution in the Government of India, which formulated India's Five-Year Plans, among other functions.
This was carried through the Five-Year Plans, developed, executed, and monitored by the Planning Commission (1951-2014) and the NITI Aayog (2015-2017).

NITI Aayog

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It has since been replaced by a new institution named NITI Aayog.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

Meghnad Saha

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Rudimentary economic planning, deriving from the sovereign authority of the state, was first initiated in India in 1938 by Congress President and Indian National Army supreme leader Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose, who had been persuaded by Meghnad Saha to set up a National Planning Committee.
He was on his way to the office of the Planning Commission in Rashtrapati Bhavan, when he collapsed a few yards away from there.

Finance Commission

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Finance Commission of India
The most recent was constituted in 2017 and is chaired by N. K.Singh, a former member of the Planning Commission.

Narendra Modi

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In his first Independence Day speech in 2014, Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced his intention to dissolve the Planning Commission.
On 31 December 2014, Modi announced that the Planning Commission had been scrapped.

Syeda Saiyidain Hameed

Syeda Hameed
Syeda Saiyidain Hameed (born 1943) is an Indian social and women's rights activist, educationist, writer and a former member of the Planning Commission of India.

Dhananjay Ramchandra Gadgil

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Dhananjay Ramchandra Gadgil (10 April 1901 – 3 May 1971), also known as D. R. Gadgil, was an Indian economist, institution builder and the vice-chairman of the Planning Commission of India.

G. Muniratnam

Gutta Muniratnam is an Indian social worker, a former member of the National Planning Commission of India and the founder of Rashtriya Seva Samithi (RASS), a non governmental organization engaged in the social welfare activities in over 2500 socio-economically backward villages in the Rayalaseema region, spread across the present day states of Andhra Pradesh and Telangana.

2015 in India

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

Arun Maira

Arun Maira (born 15 August 1943) is a management consultant and former member of Planning Commission of India.

Montek Singh Ahluwalia

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Montek Singh Ahluwalia (born 24 November 1943) is an Indian economist and civil servant who was the Deputy Chairman of the Planning Commission of India, a position which carries the rank of a Cabinet Minister.

Chitra Naik

Chitra Jayant Naik (1918–2010) was an Indian educationist, writer, social worker, the chairperson of the Indian Institute of Education and the expert member of the Planning Commission of India.

List of alumni of St. Stephen's College, Delhi

Montek Singh Ahluwalia, economist; Deputy Chairman of the Planning Commission; former Finance Secretary

Binny Yanga

Binny Yanga (7 July 1958 – 3 September 2015) was an Indian social worker, a member of the National Planning Commission of India and the founder of Oju Welfare Association (OWA), a non governmental organization based in Arunachal Pradesh, working for the welfare of the weaker sections of the society and campaigning against social Illnesses such as child marriage, forced marriage and dowry.

Subramanian Swamy

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). Swamy has served as a member of the Planning Commission of India and was a Cabinet Minister in the Chandra Shekhar government.

Abid Hussain

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He was India's Ambassador to the United States of America from 1990 to 1992 and a member of the Planning Commission from 1985 to 1990.

Manmohan Singh

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Over the 70s and 80s, Singh held several key posts in the Government of India, such as Chief Economic Advisor (1972–76), Reserve Bank governor (1982–85) and Planning Commission head (1985–87).

List of Indian states by Child Nutrition

The figures come from the 2011 Evaluation Report on Integrated Child Development Services (ICDS) published by Planning Commission, Government of India

Public sector undertakings in India

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Subsequently, the Planning Commission was constituted in March 1950 and the Industrial (Development and Regulation) Act was enacted in 1951 with the objective of empowering the government to take necessary steps to regulate industrial development.

National Capital Region Transport Corporation

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The Planning Commission formed a Task Force in 2005 under the Chairmanship of Secretary, Ministry of Urban Development (MoUD) to develop a multi-modal transport system for Delhi National Capital Region (NCR).

Prasanta Chandra Mahalanobis

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He is best remembered for the Mahalanobis distance, a statistical measure, and for being one of the members of the first Planning Commission of free India.

Arun Shourie

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He has worked as an economist with the World Bank, a consultant to the Planning Commission of India, editor of the Indian Express and The Times of India and a Minister of Communications and Information Technology in the Vajpayee Ministry (1998–2004).