Consultants to guide city development plans

Thu, 2015-09-03 10:16 -- SCC India Staff

For Smart Cities project, the nodal agencies like the Town and Country Planning Department, Urban Development Authority, etc will appoint a consultant from the empaneled list for assisting in preparation of a detailed project report (DPR). The consultant will assess the quantum of work as per the draft request for proposal (RFP) and draw up proposal for the DPR.

Swachh Bharat adds 4.35 lakh household toilets in urban areas

Wed, 2015-09-02 12:29 -- SCC India Staff

Official figures pegged the number of newly constructed toilets in urban India at 4.35 lakh, since the launch of Swachh Bharat Mission in October last year.
Apart from 4,35,805 toilets constructed in urban areas till July this year, 22,419 toilet seats were made available and the number of municipal wards reporting 100 per cent door-to-door collection of municipal solid waste was also increasing.