The Smart Cities Mission’s objective is to promote cities that provide core infrastructure and give a decent quality of life to its citizens, a clean and sustainable environment and application of ‘Smart’ Solutions. The focus is on sustainable and inclusive development and the idea is to look at compact areas, create a replicable model which will act like a light house to other aspiring cities. You can find detailed information about the Smart Cities Mission, Smart city features, selection process, implementation, financing, etc.
North Eastern Region Urban Development Programme
The Ministry of Urban Development has introduced North Eastern Region Urban Development Programme (NERUDP) to improve quality of life of urban residents. The scheme seeks to benefit residents of Agartala, Aizawl, Gangtok, Kohima and Shillong. You can find information related to this scheme, its objectives, funding, beneficiaries etc. Information on how to apply, where to apply, concerned authority and officials is also available.
Pooled Finance Development Fund Scheme
The Ministry of Urban Development has introduced Pooled Finance Development Fund (PFDF) Scheme to provide credit enhancement to Urban Local Bodies (ULBs) to access market borrowings based on their credit worthiness through State-Level-Pooled Finance Mechanism. The scheme seeks to benefit Urban Local Bodies. You can find information related to this scheme, its objectives, funding, beneficiaries etc. Information on how to apply, where to apply...
Atal Mission for Rejuvenation and Urban Transformation (AMRUT)
The purpose of Atal Mission for Rejuvenation and Urban Transformation (AMRUT) is to (i) ensure that every household has access to a tap with assured supply of water and a sewerage connection; (ii) increase the amenity value of cities by developing greenery and well maintained open spaces (parks); and (iii) reduce pollution by switching to public transport or constructing facilities for non-motorized transport (e.g. walking and cycling). You...
Individual Household Latrine Application (IHHL) - Swachh Bharat Mission-Urban
Individual Households/Citizens of Urban Local Bodies (ULB) facilitated on the portal. Individuals can sign up on the portal and apply online for Construction/Conversion of Individual Household Toilets.
Contact details of Central Public Works Department (CPWD)
Find the contact directory of Central Public Works Department (CPWD), Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs. Users can find details such as name, designation of the official, office address, email ids, phone and fax numbers.
Website of Central Vista Project
The Central Vista was originally designed with a strong underpinning geometry, splendid symmetry and a carefully choreographed processional route (axis, focal point, nodes and termination). The proposed Master Plan aims to restore the original symmetry and order, while respecting the heritage of the buildings and spaces.