Expert committee to review the functioning of the NSSO

Statistics and Programme Implementation

GOVERNMENT OF INDIA MINISTRY OF STATISTICS AND PROGRAMME IMPLEMENTATION RAJYA SABHA UNSTARRED QUESTION NO. 605 TO BE ANSWERED ON 17.09.2020 EXPERT COMMITTEE TO REVIEW THE FUNCTIONING OF THE NSSO 605. DR. AMAR PATNAIK: Will the Minister of STATISTICS AND PROGRAMME IMPLEMENTATION be pleased to state: (a) whether there are any initiatives on the NSSO after the recommendation of Expert Committee to review the functioning of the NSSO; (b) if so, details thereof; and (c) if not, the reason therefor? ANSWER MINISTER OF STATE (INDEPENDENT CHARGE) OF THE MINISTRY OF STATISTICS AND PROGRAMME IMPLEMENTATION AND MINISTER OF STATE (INDEPENDENT CHARGE) OF THE MINISTRY OF PLANNING (RAO INDERJIT SINGH) (a) Yes, Sir. (b) The recommendations of the Expert Committee to review the functioning of the NSSO were considered by the Dr.Rangarajan Commission. The major recommendations of the Commission relating to the functioning of NSSO as agreed by the Government have been implemented. (c) In view of (a) above, the question does not arise.