A total Grant of Rs. 29,250 crore for urban local bodies has been allocated under Fifteenth Finance Commission (15th FC). The total Grants for Million Plus cities/Urban Agglomerations and other than Million Plus cities is Rs. 9,229 crore and Rs. 20,021 crore respectively.
The top 10 states in terms of fund allocation for urban local bodies under 15th FC were Uttar Pradesh, Maharashtra, Bihar, West Bengal, Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan, Tamil Nadu, Karnataka, Gujarat, and Andhra Pradesh.
Note: Source: RAJYA SABHA SESSION – 252 UNSTARRED QUESTION No 409; Data figures are Rs. in Crore.
Dataset URL: https://data.gov.in/resources/state-wise-aggregate-grants-urban-local-bodies-during-2020-21-ministry-housing-and-urban
Resource Title: State-wise Aggregate Grants to Urban Local Bodies during 2020-21 (From: Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs)