Full List of Smart Cities in Maharashtra

Looking for the list of Smart Cities in Maharashtra? Want to know more about the Smart Cities Mission? Here is a complete list of Smart Cities in Maharashtra and more about the Smart Cities Mission.

The Smart Cities Mission was launched on June 25, 2015 by the Government of India, under the Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs (MoHUA). The objective of the Smart Cities Mission is development of selected cities in India as Smart Cities. The Smart Cities Mission focuses on creating inclusive, sustainable and inspiring models that can be replicated by other cities.

During the period from January 2016 to June 2018, 100 cities in India were selected as Smart Cities. Cities that can apply ‘smart solutions’ for improving the quality of life of citizens through sustainable and safe environment, better infrastructure etc., are considered for selection as a Smart City.

List of Smart Cities in Maharashtra

Maharashtra initially had 2 smart cities in 2016, which number has since then increased to 8. Here is the list of 8 Smart Cities of Maharashtra

SL NoCity Name
8Pimpri Chinchwad
Source: https://smartcities.gov.in
Smart Cities in Maharashtra
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What is the total number of Smart Cities in Maharashtra?

There are currently 8 Smart Cities in Maharashtra.

Which was the first smart city in Maharashtra?

Pune and Solapur were the first two cities to be selected as Smart City in Maharashtra.

Which is latest city to be added as Smart City in Maharashtra?

Pimpri-Chinchwad forming part of the northwestern part of Pune was the latest addition to the Smart Cities in Maharashtra.

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