When the 60 winning cities (with proposals worth over Rs 1.31 lakh crore) become smart, it is expected to positively impact the lives of 72 crore urban population. While Rs 1.05 lakh crore will be spent on area-based development plans, Rs 26,141 crore will be spent on pan-city solutions in the next five years.
K Raheja Corp is on the Working Mothers Media – Top 100 companies list – making it a proud moment for a company that is in a traditionally male-dominated industry of real estate. Competing with the best Indian corporate for a national ranking and global recognition on gender equality, the company’s women-friendly work culture made the cut over its peers.
In order to help the urban planners to carry forward the Smart Cities initiative, the Smart Cities Council India will launch Smart City Readiness Guide for India with 100 case studies in September 2015, it would be a vendor neutral framework for smart cities.