Says Gajendra Singh Nagesh, CEO, Jabalpur Smart City (JSCL), " Tenders have been issued for the development of a multi sports complex at Wright Town; multi-level parking at Civic Centre and Bhawartal; beautification, restoration and improvement of heritage properties; riverfront event zone; Jabalpur Smart Road Phase-2 and Phase-3; and development of a recreational zone; among others."
Other key projects include multi-level parking at Manas Bhawan at Rs 2.17 crore with capacity for 37 cars, which is currently functional; smart classroom at Rs 2.98 crore – 20 classes of five municipal schools have been awarded to BSNL. The smart classrooms integrate voice-recognition, computer-vision, and tele-education, multimedia and network technology; they have electronically-enhanced lecture theatres.
Another project worth mentioning is the charging facility for e-rickshaws at Rs 3.25 crore, out of which Rs 1.46 crore is being paid by JSCL – 450 kW solar system has been installed at nine locations with capacity for 15 e-rickshaws at each location. An MoU has been signed with NTPC for promoting electrical vehicles and establishing charging points. Work is in progress for this project.