The Government’s 100 smart cities mission seeks to invest over $15 billion in the next few years to build efficient and effective city management solutions and infrastructure.

At the two-day India Advantage Summit, MV Rajeev Gowda, Member of Parliament, told a gathering that in moving towards the reality of smart cities, the right choice would be to create and build the urban cityscape and framework ‘with global best practices at the core and local realities and challenges addressed with a holistic approach’