The Municipal Corporation of Navi Mumbai (NMMC) and European Business and Technology Centre (EBTC) signed a MoU to develop Navi Mumbai as a Smart City.
Maharashtra government CM has launched the Rs35,000-crore CIDCO Navi Mumbai (south) Smart City project blueprint on Friday. The most ambitious 100 Smart City Mission was launched by the Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi in June 2015. Entire state government are ready to make successful this Modi’s dream project of 100 Smart Cities in India, the first smart city will be developed in Maharashtra.
Maharashtra government will be developed its first smart around 120 sq. km area in Navi Mumbai before 2019. The Navi Mumbai has been selected as a smart city under smart city mission with other nine cities in the state. The CIDCO has launched the Navi Mumbai Smart City Project with an initial cost of project Rs 2,033.14 crore.
The Navi Mumbai City has been selected in the list of 98 smart cities to develop as a smart city under the Urban Development Ministry ‘Smart City Mission. The most awaited and ambitious smart city mission was launched by Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi on 25 June 2015.
Last few days the Chief Minister Devendra Fadnvis said the Maharashtra Government has selected Mumbai, Nagpur and Aurangabad among 10 other cities in the state under the ‘Smart City Project’.
List of selected cities in Maharashtra:
- Navi Mumbai
- Pune-Pimpri Chinchwad,
- Kalyan Dombivali
These cities will be developed as smart cities under NDA government and other cities under mega Atal Mission for Rejuvenation and Urban Transformation (AMRUT) plan. The government has proposed to spend around Rs 1 lakh crore on the two schemes over the next five years. While Rs 48,000 crore has been earmarked for 100 smart cities, Rs 50,000 crore are marked for the AMRUT scheme for 500 cities