Tech Mahindra announced recently its largest smart city project worth Rs 5 billion from Pimpri Chinchwad Municipal Corporation (PCMC), Asia’s richest municipal corporation. Through this project, Tech Mahindra will engage with more than 1.5 million citizens of PCMC by enabling technology-led transformation to convert it into a smart and sustainable city.
India and Germany signed seleveral MoUs during the recent visit of the Chancellor of Germany to India. Some of these MoU included an arrangement for exchange of personnel between ISRO and German Aerospace Centre, joint declaration of intent on cooperation in the field of civil aviation, joint declaration of intent on cooperation within the International Smart Cities Network, among others.
Chandrababu Naidu’s ire is not unjustified as he raked up the issue of the cancellation of orders on projects relating to trunk infrastructure, built over 34,000 acre that he had managed to obtain from farmers under land pooling.