One Hundred Smart Cities

First published “Another Unreal Peak for Indian Reality”, The Economic Times, 8 August 2015, by Kailash Babar.

In the Union Budget 2014-2015, the Government of India has announced a project to develop ‘One Hundred Smart Cities’ as satellite towns of larger cities by modernizing the existing mid-sized cities in the country.

₹ 70.6 billion has been allocated in the current fiscal year for the same.