Kerala: Kochi

Tue, 2015-09-01 18:11 -- SCC India Staff

Kerala is already in the process of building SmartCity in Kochi. This project envisions minimum 8.8 million sq ft of built up space out of which at least 6.21 million sq ft will be specifically for IT/ITES/allied services.

Haryana: Karnal, Faridabad

Tue, 2015-09-01 18:05 -- SCC India Staff

Haryana has transformed itself from a state known only for its agriculture production to a state known for well-rounded development. It has set the example for planned economic development and has emerged as one of the leading Indian states in terms of per capita income.

Govt announces 98 cities under 'Smart Cities' Mission

Tue, 2015-09-01 17:48 -- SCC India Staff

The government on Thursday released a list of 98 selected cities, across 35 states and Union Territories to be developed as 'Smart Cities' under the government's '100 Smart Cities Mission. The names of the two cities are still awaited has Jammu & Kashmir has sought more time to decided on the potential Smart City, while 12 cites have been shortlisted from Uttar Pradesh as against 13 cities allotted to the state.