Housing, Urban Development and Infrastructure Sector

  • Smart City Mission launched in 2015 to create 100 smart cities accross India.

  • This mission aims to drive economic growth and improve the quality of life by enabling local area development and harnessing technology.

  • Total investment of INR 500 per city by Government of India and matching share of INR 500 crore per city by respective State Government over five year period.

  • Cities selected through two-stage challenge process to encourage competition among cities.

details of concerning nodal officer of the "Urban Development" sector

directorate of urban development

palika bhawan, talland, Shimla, Himachal Pradesh - 171001

phone: +91-177-2626518 fax: +91-177-2626516 +91-177-2809779 +91-177-2809777

Email: ud-hp@nic.in