Published on: May 6, 2022


NATGRID NEWS : NATGRID campus was inaugurated in Bengaluru recently


  • Integrated intelligence grid connecting databases of core security agencies of the Government of India
  • Intending to set up an Entity Extraction, Visualization, and Analytics (EVA) system
  • First proposed in the aftermath of the terrorist attacks on Mumbai in 2008
  • Counter-terrorism measure that collects and collates a host of information from government databases including:
    • Tax and Bank account details
    • Credit card transactions
    • Visa and Immigration records
    • Itineraries of Rail and Air travel
  • The combined data from will be made available to 11 Central Intelligence Agencies
  • Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) on 5 February 2020 announced in Parliament that Project NATGRID with all its required physical infrastructures be completed by the end of March 2020