NITI Aayog unveils report on reforms in urban planning capacity in India

The NITI Aayog has unveiled a report recommending several measures to unblock bottlenecks in the value chain of urban planning capacity in India. These include interventions for planning healthy cities, optimum utilisation of urban land, ramping up human-resource capacities, strengthening urban governance, building local leadership, enhancing the role of private sector and advancing the urban planning education system.