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Inter  State Challenge


The Smart City Proposal for Kochi was prepared within 100 days and submitted to the Ministry of Urban Development before 15th December 2015.  A participatory approach was adopted in proposal preparation.  Government of Kerala and Kochi Municipal Corporation jointly facilitated inter departmental data exchange organised extensive public consultations in all the wardsin Kochi.

Citizens shared their dreams and aspirations for a SMART KOCHI through

      series of consultative meetings involving all stakeholders, line departments and citizens

         Painting and essay writing competitions for school children

       Logo Competitions for the public

      Facebook link -Smart Kochi  Citizens Forum

The Kochi Smart City Proposal was prepared by M/s ICRA Management Consulting Services Pvt. Ltd (Financial support from CBUD project) with technical handholding from M/s ATKINS(Financial support from British High Commission).  The State Mission Management Unit supported in the Proposal preparation and ensured timely submission to MoUD.


Inter-State Smart City Challenge Ranking


Kochi bagged the  5th position among 100 cities and became one of the first 20 cities  to receive funding support in the first year.

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