Civil registration system on the frequency of occurrence of specified and defined vital events (eg births, deaths, cause of deaths, marriage, migration, its compiling, processing, analyzing, evaluating, presenting and disseminating these data in some statistical form. The significance of improvement of Civil Registration and Vital Statistics (CRVS) has recently been emphasized round the globe. CRVS data is critical to support the functioning of National Health System and for a number of other government functions.
In light with these developments Ministry of Planning, Development and Reforms (vide Notification No: "14(23-1)/HPC,2014" dated July 21, 2014) constituted a National Steering and Development Committee. This National Steering committee is headed by Federal Minister for Planning and Development and while membership drawn from following organizations