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‘Smart Cities’ mission

The core infrastructure elements in a Smart City would include: > adequate water supply, > assured electricity supply, > sanitation, including solid waste management, > efficient urban mobility and public transport, > affordable housing, especially for the poor, > robust IT connectivity and digitalisation, > good governance, especially e-Governance and citizen participation, > sustainable environment,… Continue reading ‘Smart Cities’ mission

Editorials, GS-1, Uncategorized

Liveable Cities Mission

Article Link India’s 100 smart cities project and a new urban renewal mission are important steps toward dealing with an old problem that has only got progressively worse over the years: urban liveability. With an estimated investment of $15 billion, Smart Cities Project is given top priority by the centre. With this mission, the union… Continue reading Liveable Cities Mission