Status Report on Digital India Land Records Modernization Programme (DILRMP)
In order to develop an appropriate Integrated Land Information Management System, which will inter alia improve real-time information on land, optimize use of land resources, benefit both landowners & prospectors and assist in policy & planning, the National Land Records Modernization Programme (NLRMP) was initiated in the year 2008-09 as a centrally sponsored scheme. It has been included under the Digital India Initiative and is being implemented as Digital India Land Records Modernisation Programme (DILRMP) as a Central sector scheme with 100% central grant with effect from 1st April 2016. The programme envisages building an appropriate Integrated Land Information Management System in the country.
Essentially the following are currently being carried out under DILRMP:
(i) computerization of record of rights;
(ii) digitization of cadastral maps;
(iii) integration of record of rights (textual) and cadastral maps (spatial);
(iv) survey / re-survey;
(v) modern record rooms;
(vi) data centres at tehsil, sub-division and district level;
(vii) state data centre;
(viii) interconnectivity among revenue offices;
(ix) computerization of registration;
(x) connectivity between sub-registrar office (SRO) and revenue offices; and
(xi) integration of registration and land records.