List of Smart Cities in India
Smart Cities campaign is an aggressive and ambitious development plan put forth by the Prime Minister Narendra Modi to take the pressure off from some of the overburdened metros of India. As per the premier himself, there is too much of population and infrastructural burden on large cities like Delhi, Mumbai, Hyderabad, Kolkata, Chennai and Bangalore.
It is vital for the development of economy and country that such more centers are build in every nook and corner of the country so that people do not have to migrate to bigger these metros in order to find better opportunities and facilities.
The Smart Cities initiative has already been approved for 100 small and big cities, which would be developed infrastructural to get in tendon with modern cities of the world and thus check the migration of people from smaller places to places like Delhi and Mumbai.
List of the 98 smart cities state wise announced my Mr Naidu Today.
|1||Andaman and Nicobar Islands||Port Blair|
|11||Dadra and Nagar Haveli||Silvassa|
|12||Daman and Diu||Diu|
|13||Delhi (NDMC)||Delhi (NDMC)|
|80||Uttar Pradesh (UP)||Moradabad|
|92||Yet to get one more city|
|94||West Bengal||New Town Kolkata|
|98||J and K||Not Yet Decided|
The core focus of the Smart Cities concept is to build cities with modern facilities in every small region of the country so that the population of entire country do not have to be concentrated at just few centers of development and this way, the legacy of each place be nurtured and retained.Some of the cities mentioned in the list are already quite developed in terms of infrastructure, like Mumbai, Kolkata, Bangalore, etc., however, they have been listed in the list just because there is still a scope for better infrastructural development in these cities.
Note :- The List of Smart Cities in India in our site is based on our analysis. We do not guarantee that this list will be same as what Indian Government finalysis.
Today Union Government released rs 194 ie around rs 2 cr each for 96 smart cities. This amount should be utilized for preparing the city plan
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