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How ‘Smart’ is India’s Smart City Mission?

Smart Cities and Urban Development in India Urbanization is a continuing megatrend, in 1950, only 30% of the world’s population was urban. In 2014, 54% of the global population lives in urban areas and 2050, it is anticipated that two-thirds of the world’s population will be urban, with 95% of that growth taking place in …

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JNNURM (Jawaharlal Nehru National Urban Renewal Mission)

Important Concepts in Urban Renewal – JNNURM

Introduction – A brief about JNNURM Urban renewal is a process by which a land, which is usually privately owned, is taken over by a municipality to reclaim the land for the benefit of the public. It usually involves reconstruction of major city areas, such as residential and transportation use. Urban renewal as known in …

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MGNREGA

What is MGNREGA or Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Act MGNREGA or Mahatma Gandhi national rural employment guarantee Act 2005  is an act to provide legal guarantee of 100 working days of wage employment to every rural household whose adult members volunteer to do unskilled manual work in every financial year. Under MNREGA the members …

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AMRUT Cities

AMRUT Cities

What are AMRUT Cities ? Cities/Towns covered under AMRUT are the areas which have been shortlisted/chosen for implementation of initiatives which will be undertaken Atal mission or Atal Mission for Rejuvenation and Urban Transformation and these areas are referred as AMRUT Cities. Ministry of Urban Development (MoUD), govt. of India will select 500 areas which will be …

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List of Cities/towns covered under AMRUT

Here we have listed List of Cities/towns covered under AMRUT. The list has been prepared as per towns/cities given on official website of  AMRUT as on 24th August 2015. List of Cities/towns covered under AMRUT has been prepared on basis of below mentioned criteria  500 Cities/towns covered under AMRUT will be notified as appropriate time. Currently list of …

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Atal Mission for Rejuvenation and Urban Transformation (AMRUT)

What is AMRUT AMRUT is the acronym for Atal Mission For Rejuvenation And Urban Transformation which aims at providing basic services like water supply, transport solution, sewerage, drainage facilities to households. It also aims at building facilities and amenities which will improve the Quality of Life (QOL) for all, especially for the poor and the disadvantaged.  AMRUT …

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