Government Releases Smart Cities List of 98 Cities That Cleared 1st Stage of Development Plan

28 Aug 2015    12:00 pm

Government Releases Smart Cities List of 98 Cities That Cleared 1st Stage of Development Plan

What is a Smart City?

smart city (also smarter city) uses digital technologies or Information and Communication Technologies (ICT) to enhance quality and performance of urban services, to reduce costs and resource consumption, and to engage more effectively and actively with its citizens. Sectors that have been developing smart city technology include government service, transport and traffic management, energy, health care,water and waste. For more Info CLICK HERE.

The Smart Cities Mission is a bold new initiative by the Government of India to drive economic growth and improve the quality of life of people by enabling local development and harnessing technology as a means to create smart outcomes for citizens.

Read the full Ministry of Urban Development Guidelines here.

HERE are the List of Smart Cities: