Primary objective of Local Government directory is
to facilitate State Departments to update the directory with
newly formed panchayats/local bodies,re-organization in
panchayats, conversion from Rural to Urban area etc and provide
the same info in public domain.
Key Features of
Local Government Directory:
unique code for each local government body - each local
government body is assigned with a unique code.
local government bodies and its mapping with constituting land
region entities. For ex. gram panchayat mapping with villages.
upload of Govt. order for each modification in the directory -
to ascertain the users that the data published in LGD is
historical data - when modifications take place in LGD, the old
values/data is archived.
maintain state specific local government setup.
with Census 2011 codes.
integrate with state specific standard codes - if any state is
following standard codes for state level software applications,
the same code can be linked to LGD code.
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Centre. Contents on this website are owned,updated and managed by the Panchayats and State Panchayati Raj Department as a part of e-Panchayat MMP of Ministry of Panchayati Raj.
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