Geospatial Strategy for New India, the vision document, prepared under the guidance of the National Think led by Padma Shri Dr. BVR Mohan Reddy, Founder and Executive Chairman, Cyient and former ISRO chief A S Kiran Kumar, among other industry leaders.

The report highlights the need and relevance of geospatial knowledge infrastructure, specifically in the context of key sectors like Transport Infrastructure, Land, Agriculture, and Rural Development, Water Resources Management, Urban Transformation, and Smart Cities, Power, and Disaster Management. It also brings out the challenges that the Indian geospatial industry is facing. The strategy touches upon all relevant aspects of the geospatial ecosystem in the country, including:

  • Geospatial infrastructure
  • Digital infrastructure
  • Integrated GeoHub and knowledge platform
  • Governance and institutions
  • Data policy
  • Legal framework
  • Pricing structure
  • Capacity and education
  • Entrepreneurship and incubation


National Think Tank