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Status of Tamil Nadu’s Open Government Data Portal as on 03-08-2018

August 3, 2018

Open Government Data Portal of Tamil Nadu is a portal for supporting Open Data initiative of Government of Tamil Nadu. Presently the portal shares 560 resources under 109 catalogs from 22 departments. Majorly shared datasets are from department of “Economics and Statistics” which has 378 under 42 catalogues with the most recent resources being Statistical hand book 2016 for Education, Agriculture, Judicial Administration, Area and Population, Industries, Road and Transport, Animal Husbandry etc. “Energy Department, Tamil Nadu” has 51 resources under 6 catalogs. “Health and Family welfare department of Tamil Nadu” has total of 8 catalogs with 2 resources of Blood Storage Centres (Govt./Private) In Tamil Nadu, 1 resource on Recognised Medical Institutions (RMI) in Tamil Nadu, 5 resources for Blood Bank (Gov/Private/ESI) in Tamil Nadu etc.

Similarly “The Municipal Administration and Water Supply Department of Tamil Nadu” has 19 datasets under 7 catalogs with 3 resources each for Details Of Individual Household Latrines (IHHL) Under Swachh Bharat Mission In Tamil Nadu, and Swachh Bharat Mission: Details Of Community Toilets And Toilet Seats (Corporation-Wise). The “Rural Development and Panchayat Raj Dept.” has 3 resources for Details Of Blocks, Habitations And Village Panchayats In Tamil Nadu. “Transport Department” shares 3 catalogs for SETC Bus Routes, Services And Timings, Tamil Nadu State Transport Corporation (TNSTC), Salem: Location Of Depots etc.

Other data sharing departments are Public Works department, Tamil Nadu E-governance Agency, Environment and Forest department, Adi Dravidar and Tribal Welfare department, Industries department, Social Welfare and Nutritious Meal programme department etc.