The central government has made the queen of the hills ‘Shimla’ to join in the smart city project. In the program of Union Urban Development Ministry in New Delhi on Friday, Shimla got the 15th position in the list of smart cities.
The Central Government released a list of 30 cities for Smart City on Friday morning.
Under this project, Shimla will have development works of Rs. 2906 crores and better facilities will be provided to the people living here. Shimla will get Rs 500 crores under the project from the center and the state government will give the same amount.