Project Details

Centre for Municipal Finance

Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs

3 years


No Events

Sandeep Thakur

The 14th FC Cell was sanctioned vide letter no. N-11025/05/2017-LSG on 23.2.2017 from the MoHUA for a period of two years from the date of sanction. An amount of Rs. 1,93,38,000/- was to be released in four instalments. Three instalments have already been released and request for fourth instalment has been sent to the Ministry.The 14FC Cell looks after the finalization and implementation of Compliance Verification Mechanism in consultation with MoF and MoHUA. The Support Cell ensures compliance of terms and conditions based on which both Basic and Performance Grants are recommended for release and provides a list of ULBs in States that qualify for receiving grants.Prepared Performance Grant Scheme (2017-18 to 2019-20)Prepared a Tool Kit for the States and ULBs w.r.t Performance Grant SchemeHandholding of the States and ULBs towards understanding the New Scheme and Tool Kit for filing the Performance grant claims.Database of audited finances of more than 2000 ULBs of 29 States for the period of 2014-15 to 2017-18 and unaudited account statements of 2018-19Two National Level and two State level WorkshopsAnnual Report I and Best Practices Document IAnnual Report II and Best Practices Document IIEvaluation of eligible ULBs based on PG Scheme scoring criteria as well as verification of supporting documents such as audited statements, service level benchmarks notifications.Release of Basic Grant for 2015-2020 as per recommendations 
Name: Harpreet Kaur

Designation: Consultant Lawyer


Designation: Sr. Research Associate

Name: Mohammed Ahmed Faraz

Designation: Project Associate (NG)