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Constraints in Land Record Computerisation

Land administration is not an easy task in India where different methods exist with a lack of effort at bringing commonality into the system of land records. Ensuring transparency, accountability and efficiency in the age-old institutional arrangement is difficult. Thus, computerisation is an effort towards land administration reforms that overcomes certain issues pertaining to records management. This has reduced the work burden of revenue functionaries, brought down the number of land disputes and lowered the cost of transactions. Further, it has also brought efficiency in the delivery of services. However, issues like lack of updation of regular data, online mutation, automatic flow of information, etc, have not been addressed in many states.
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