Gurugram smartest among the smart cities: Integration of services under Integrated Command and Control Centre

The Chief Minister reviewed the progress of smart cites of Faridabad, Karnal and Gurugram late last evening here today. Chief Executive Officer, Gurugram  Metropolitan Development Authority apprised the Chief Minister that services like city surveillance and intelligent traffic management, smart water and sewer management, street lighting, solid  waste management would be integrated under Integrated Command and Control Centre in the first phase to make Gurugram smartest among the smart cities. For this, a plan for laying optical fibre cable network around 800 kms along arterial roads covering major traffic junctions and government building had been prepared. This work on 100 kms would be completed in four months under a pilot project. After its success, the empanelled agency would have to take up all 800 kms and complete the same within one year. Process to provide facility of free public Wi-fi would be taken up once the optical fibre cable is laid, he added.It was informed that in Faridabad, 68 smart projects worth Rs 2342 crore would be implemented. Similarly, 58 smart  projects costing Rs 1211 crore would be implemented in Karnal. These when implemented would improve the environment in these cities and also provide more leisure facilities.

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