Planning Commission of India was established in

Q. Planning Commission of India was established in

A. 1947
B. 1950
C. 1951
D. 1949

Answer: B. 1950 

Planning Commission of India was established on 15 March 1950, with Prime Minister Jawaharlal Nehru as the Chairman. Authority for the creation of the Planning Commission was not derived from the Constitution of India or statute; it was an arm of the Central Government of India.

The first Five-Year Plan was launched in 1951, focusing mainly on the development of the agricultural sector.

In 2014, Government of India replaced the Planning Commission of India by the NITI Aayog.

Learn more: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Planning_Commission_(India)

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