After going through this chapter, you should be able to
• Understand project management practices in India
• Have an overview of major activities of ministry involved in monitoring of central sector projects including social sector
• Oversee periodical reports to monitor projects performance in various sectors
• Appreciate Flash Reports for mega projects and major projects illustrating reasons for time and cost overrun, trend, and the remedial measures initiated
Key Terms: Flash Report, Infrastructure and Project Monitoring Division (IPMD), major projects, mega projects, performance report, Public Investment Board (PIB), project monitoring, ...