Chief Minister of Maharastra Government Mr. Devendra Fadnavis has stated that Maharashtra government will provide as many as 1,200 wi-fi hotspots in the megapolis as a part of transforming Mumbai into a Smart City. As the state government wants to make Mumbai a wi-fi city by May 2017 with 1,200 hotspots at important places While out of the total of 1,200 hotspots, 500 will be operational in the first phase by November 2016 and this was another important step after the CCTV project towards making Mumbai a Smart City.
Apart from these, Fadnavis also stated that the Union Government had sanctioned affordable housing projects under which 1,01,701 houses would be constructed in the state. For which Centre had allocated Rs 1,513 crore and the state Government Rs 967 crore and in continuation, the state government has also signed a MoU with HP for creating IT infrastructure in three Smart Cities on which the government is going to invest Rs. 1,800 crore.
So let’s discuss some questions related to this post:
1. Name the place where the concern state government is going to provide as many as 1,200 wi-fi hotspots for Smart City project?
2. Who is the Chief Minister of Maharastra?
Courtesy: Times of India