Prominent religious spots in Madhya Pradesh are going to get budget hotels. The State government has decided to construct budget hotels at the state's prominent religious tourism destinations. The places where these budget hotels will come up include Amarkantak, Maheshwar, Ujjain, Omkareshwar, Chitrakoot, Orchha, Maihar, Panna, Mandla, Multai, Salkanpur and Mandleshwar.
Completed in a record time of 14 months is the Narmada-Kshipira project where the Narmada river's water has been lifted to 350 m. Situated in Ujjaini village of Ujjain district, the project spreads over almost 49 km to Kshipra river in Ujjain
According to a recent report by the Smart Cities Council India, traditional cities with unauthorised colonies, slum clusters, poor transportation, inadequate water and electricity supply, narrow roads, lanes and by-lanes, are going to transform rapidly, after the Smart City plan is implemented.