Shillong selected as 100th Smart City of India

Shillong, June 22: Shillong has been selected as a Smart City, after evaluating the proposal submitted by the Government for the same.

With this announcement, selection of 100 cities has been completed under the Smart Cities Mission.

It may be mentioned here that till now, 99 smart cities had been selected in four rounds of competition.

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Previously, 20 cities were selected in January 2016, 13 cities in May 2016, 27 cities in September 2016, 30 cities in June 2017 and nine cities in January 2018.

With the selection of Shillong, the total proposed investment in the finally selected 100 cities under the Smart Cities Mission will be over two lakh crore rupees.

(Source: AIR)



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