As per the latest news, the Chandrababu Naidu government has decided to include six municipal towns into smart cities.This decision was taken in state cabinet meeting under the chairmanship of chief minister Chandrababu Naidu on Thursday.
As per the published news of Economics Times, the CISCO is actively working with state governments and its partners to digitally transform 14 cities. Not Just Nagpur in Maharashtra its has decided to connect 100 cities as part of PM Modi’s ‘Digital India Program‘ initiative.
According to the latest news, the Urban Development Minister M Venkaiah Naidu said that the government has proposed an investment of Rs 1.35 lakh crore for the implementation of ‘Smart City Project’ in 60 towns and 20 cities have started rolling out their schemes.
Infosys co-founder NR Narayana Murthy said engineers prefer to work in the big cities, but India is still far from smart cities. The smart city is one of the government’s plans.
According to the news released by the Hindu, it is said that British High Commission showed keen interest in the Smart City Project. It was also reported that there were discussed possible avenues of investment with Deputy Commissioner N. Jayaram and Belagavi City Corporation Commissioner G. Prabhu during his visit to the city of Belagavi. » Read more
The 100 smart cities mission launched by the government to inject our cities with the latest infrastructure and amenities is ambitious and unprecedented. » Read more
Is good news for the Indian smart cities project that there was report that US will be offering investment potential of $1.5 trillion for Indian Smart cities. The TOI also says that (IANS) United States Ambassador to India Richard R. Verma on Friday said the US will continue to focus on making investments in infrastructure in Indian smart cities, which have an investment potential of $1.5 trillion. » Read more