Nagpur retains top position in Smart City ranking, surpasses Ahmedabad


    Radhika Dhawad | Sep 7, 2019 8:15

    Nagpur through its Smart City Project carried out by Nagpur Smart and Sustainable City Development Corporation Limited (NSSCDCL) once again retained top position in Smart Cities ranking. Earlier, Ahmedabad had clinched the top position for last few weeks.

    The Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs declared the weekly ranking of 100 smart cities on Friday. While Nagpur bagged 364.47 points, Ahmedabad scored 362.34 points.

    Around 21 projects are being implemented under Smart City Mission costing Rs 3322 crore. Construction of 51km roads are underway through projects like TenderSURE and Home Sweet Home. Under NSSCDCL, over 3600 CCTV cameras have also been installed at various locations to detect crime.

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