PAISA for Municipalities

PAISA for Municipalities

By Swaroop Iyengar, Tanvi Bhatikar, T.R. Raghunandan, and Avani Kapur
Centre for Policy Research
15 June 2021

This study aims to understand the nature and compute the size of the local public sector in the Smart City of Tumakuru, in Karnataka State. It makes use of our flagship methodology Planning, Allocations and Expenditures, Institutions Studies in Accountability (PAISA). It aims to understand:

  • An analysis of functions devolved to the Municipal
    Corporation.
  • Study of Tumakuru Corporation revenues and
    expenditures in financial years (FY) 2014-15 and FY
    2015-16.
  • Provide methodologies to attribute expenditure to
    specific wards, and;
  • Analyse ward-wise expenditure trends in FY 2014-
    15 and FY 2015-16 across all 35 wards of Tumakuru Corporation.

The data sheets are available here.

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