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Indian state starts GIS mapping of electoral divisions

India: To prepare for the 2017 civic polls in India’s commercial capital, Mumbai, the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation is doing GIS mapping of all its 227 electoral wards. Following the directions of the state election commission, the civic body, with the help of the civic IT department, will also map enumeration blocks on Google Earth and mark the population as per the latest 2011 Census.

Source: DNA