Government portal data.gov.in shares official data with the public. Data Portal India , is a platform for supporting Open Data initiative of Government of India. The portal is intended to be used by Government of Indian Ministries/ Departments to publish datasets, documents, services, tools and applications collected by them for public use. It intends to increase transparency in the functioning of Government and also open avenues for many more innovative uses of Government Data to give different perspective.
The National Data Sharing and Accessibility Policy (NDSAP), which provides the framework for official data-sharing, will apply to all “non-classified data collected using public funds held by various Ministries/ Departments /Subordinate offices.”