Thu, Aug 27, 2015, 03:02 PM
Union minister for Urban Development Venkaiah Naidu released the list of cities in the country which are to be developed as smart cities. The Centre will provide Rs. 3 crores for each city to take up development activities. Some 98 cities have been selected, in the country. In UP 13 cities were selected. Three cities in AP and two cities in Telangana have been selected under the scheme. Infrastructure, transport, educational facilities and IT corridors will be improved in these cities to provide better quality of life to the citizens, he said.