Smart City Mission: Rs 7,000 Cr projects completed, Rs 52,000 Cr projects under implementation

By Accommodation Times Bureau LUCKNOW The Prime Minister, Narendra Modi, on Saturday, addressed an event in Lucknow on "Transforming Urban Landscape," which marked the third anniversary of three key Government initiatives related to Urban Development. These include Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana (Urban); Atal Mission for Rejuvenation of Urban Transformation (AMRUT); and the

Under Smart City Mission 400 projects are at tendering stage: Puri

By Accommodation Times Bureau SURAT The Housing Minister Hardeep Singh Puri on Monday said, around 1350 projects worth Rs 50,000 crore have been tendered in the Smart City Mission, of work have begun or have been completed in 950 projects costing Rs 30,675 crore. He was speaking while chairing the Consultative Committee meeting

Smart City Mission is setting a new benchmark: Puri

By Accommodation Times Bureau BHOPAL Housing Minister Hardeep Puri in a two days Smart City CEOs conference said Smart City Mission (SCM) is setting a new benchmark in terms of project implementation. “The value of projects under implementation in August 2017 was about Rs. 8,000 crore which after eight months has increased to

Smart City Mission: Gurugram to be considered for Smart City

By Accommodation Times Bureau CHANDIGARH Hardeep Singh Puri, Union Minister of State for Housing and Urban Affairs said Gurugram would be considered for inclusion in the Smart Cities Mission to Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar of Haryana, on Saturday. An official release said, while responding to a specific request by CM, Puri said

Investment of Rs.1,91,155 Cr Proposed by 90 cities under smart city mission: Puri

By Accommodation Times Bureau NEW DELHI During addressing the Parliamentary consultative committee meeting attached to the Ministry of Housing & Urban Affairs here last Thursday, Hardeep Puri, Minister of State (I/C) for Housing and Urban Affairs has informed that a total investment of Rs.1,91,155 crore has been proposed by the 90 cities

Smart City Mission: progress in Guwahati, Dharamshala not satisfactory says Official

By Accommodation Times Bureau NEW DELHI The Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs (MoHUA) was anxious over “unsatisfactory” progress in smart city projects, an official said. In a review of smart city projects by the MoHUA, it was flagged that Guwahati and Dharamshala were lagging behind in the implementation of projects under the

Spanish firm to help Patna in Smart City Mission

By Accommodation Times Bureau PATNA The Ministry of Urban Development has taken various initiatives towards Smart City mission. A Spanish company with expertise in urban planning and infrastructure has been selected as the management consultant for the state capital’s Smart City mission. According to Anand Kishor, divisional commissioner, Eptisa Servicios de Ingenieria SL