Smart Cities Mission is the most ambitious project of the Central government in which, the government has targeted to develop 100 smart cities across the country. about 20 cities have been selected in the first batch of the Smart Cities Mission to set up Special Purpose Vehicles (SPVs) with municipal corporations. Full-time CEOs, CIOs and CFOs have been appointed for this.
Erode is one of city selected in the list of 98 smart cities under Urban Development Ministry 100 Smart Cities Mission. Erode city is the most famous city in tamilnadu because is very important market center of Turmeric.