Odisha’s capital city, Bhubaneswar has become, the first Indian city that has won Pierre L’enfant Planning Excellence and Achievement Awards-2017. This award is instituted by the American Planning Association.
The association selected five excellence award recipients, which will be honored at an awards luncheon at the association’s National Planning Conference in New York on May 8, 2017. Smart City Bhubaneswar received this award for good and advanced town planning and engaging its residents in the planning process.
Important Takeaways from above News for BOB PO Exam-
- Bhubaneswar becomes 1st Indian city to win Pierre L’enfant Awards-2017
- The award is instituted by the American Planning Association
- Shri Naveen Patnaik is the Chief Minister of Odisha
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Source- News on AIR