Smart city works worth Rs 320bn started, tendered

A day after Congress chief Rahul Gandhi targeted the Centre for “under-utilisation” of Smart City Mission funds, Hardeep Singh Puri, the Minister of State (independent charge) for Housing and Urban Affairs, has hit back, saying the Congress-led UPA had...
Tamil Nadu Smart city projects in limbo

Tamil Nadu Smart city projects in limbo

Tamil Nadu lags behind other states in implementing the smart city project, according to a report from the Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs submitted in the Rajya Sabha. The 11 cities in Tamil Nadu selected under the project have not even spent 1% of the total...