Smart Ganga City Scheme
Q. Which of the following cities are chosen for Smart Ganga City Scheme in Phase 1?
3) Rishikesh- Published on 16 Aug 16
a. 1, 3
b. 1, 2
c. 2, 3
d. All of the above
ANSWER: All of the above
- Union Ministry for Water Resources, River Development and Ganga Rejuvenation and Union Urban Development Ministry launched Smart Ganga City Scheme today in ten important cities through video conference.
- These cities are – Haridwar, Rishikesh, Mathura-Vrindavan, Varanasi, Kanpur, Allahabad, Lucknow, Patna, Sahibgunj and Barrackpore.
- National Mission for Clean Ganga (NMCG) has chosen these cities in the first phase for infrastructure development for sewage treatment. This will be on hybrid annuity mode based on PPP model.