First 20 smart cities to be announced on Thursday, says Venkaiah Naidu
These cities will be developed to have basic infrastructure through assured water and power supply, sanitation and solid waste management, efficient urban mobility and public transport, IT connectivity etc.
New Delhi Last Updated: January 28, 2016 | 12:22 IST
Venkaiah Naidu stressed on the need for inclusive urban development, noting that "it was the need of the hour with 'Young India' becoming more and more aspirational". Photo: Reuters