Technoparktoday.com(June, 2017): The centre govt announced the list of 30 cities across India for development as smart cities, and the Trivandrum ( Capital of Kerala ) topped the list.The names were announced by Union urban development minister M Venkaiah Naidu
After this announcement, the total cities picked up so far to 90 under Smart City Mission. These cities have proposed to invest Rs 57,393 crore under respective smart city plans. With this, the total number of such cities have gone up to 90 with a total investment of Rs 1,91,155 crore.
This is a significant achievement for kerala, and it will boost the development plans and overall growth of the state.
“We are very happy to hear this news, being the IT capital of kerala, the smart city project will make trivandrum as the favourite destination of business” says Sunil, CEO of a Technopark company