Puducherry, Jun 24 (PTI) Puducherry chapter CII today welcomed the inclusion of Puducherry by the Union Urban Development Ministry in the list of smart cities.Also Read - RCap invites Nippon Life to acquire its stake in asset management JV

Chairman of the chapter R D Srikanth said in a release that Puducherry would get resources to focus on the development of tourism, infrastructures, beautification of beaches, supply of assured water and power supply round the clock and other facilities due to teh smart city facitlity. Also Read - Were under pressure to say won't admit Kashmiri students from next session: Dehradun colleges

Srikanth said the smart city mission would benefit all communities including trade and industry. Also Read - Toshiba Group changes name of UEM India to Toshiba Water Solutions

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