Union Urban Development Minister M Venkaiah Naidu met US industry executives and discussed opportunities and cooperation in Smart Cities and Atal Mission for Rejuvenation and Urban Transformation (AMRUT) projects.
At an event organised by US-India Business Council (USIBC), Mr Naidu told the industry executives "Public life in India is undergoing a rapid transformation. The economy is back on track, inflation is under control and growth rate is likely to cross 8 per cent in the coming years,"
India has listed the creation of 100 smart cities, which will incorporate all amenities and guidelines for financing mechanisms and incentives for private sector participation. On this occasion Mr Naidu interacted with senior leaders from business groups such as iTECH, IBM and Honeywell etc.