10 more cities to be announced under Smart City Mission says Puri

Vastavam web: The names of 10 more cities to be funded under the Centre’s flagship Smart City Mission will be announced soon, Union Minister Hardeep Singh Puri said today.The housing and urban affairs ministry has till now announced the names of 90 cities that the government aims to help under the scheme.”The Smart Cities Mission is progressing at a brisk pace.Ninety cities have been selected so far. The selection of 10 more cities will be announced shortly,” Puri, the Minister of State (Independent Charge) for Housing and Urban Affairs, said at an event here.