Next set of smart cities to be announced by June end
Tuesday, April 4, 2017, 6:11 PM
The Urban Development Ministry will announce by June-end the next set of 40 cities for central funding under the Narendra Modi government's flagship scheme Smart City Mission. Launched on June 25, 2015, the mission aims to develop 100 smart cities across the country in a five-year period. The government has earmarked Rs 48,000 crore for the development of these cities.