The housing and urban affairs ministry has till now declared the names of 90 towns that the federal government aims to help under the scheme.
Beneath the scheme, each town will get Rs 500 crore as central assistance for employing many jobs.
“The Wise Cities Mission is progressing at a brisk pace. Ninety towns have been picked so much. The assortment of 10 much more towns will be declared soon,” Mr Puri, the Minister of State (Independent Cost) for Housing and City Affairs, mentioned at an event right here.
He mentioned there had been about 3,000 jobs value Rs 1,40,000 crore at many stages of implementation under the scheme.