12 Smart Cities List in Tamilnadu State of India:
The Smart Cities Mission of India had been launched by Prime Minister of India Narendra Modi. The vision of Smart Cities Mission by Narendra Modi includes the development of 100 smart cities from various states of India
The Prime Minister of India Narendra Modi has a vision of developing 100 smart cities as satellite towns of larger cities.
On 27th August 2015, Thursday the Union Minister of Urban Development Venkaiah Naidu released the list of nominated 98 cities under the Smart Cities Mission while 2 more cities will be added which includes 1 from Jammu and Kashmir and 1 from Uttar Pradesh state.
Among the announced 98 smart cities of India there are totally 12 cities that had been selected from the state of Tamilnadu which includes Tiruchirapalli, Chennai, Tiruppur, Coimbatore, Vellore, Salem, Erode, Thanjavur, Tirunelveli, Dindigul, Madurai, Thoothukudi.
Chennai which was earlier called as Madras is the capital city for the state of Tamilnadu located in India on the Coromandel Coast of the Bay of Bengal and one among the biggest industrial and commercial centre in South India. The Metropolitan Area Population of Chennai will be 9,121,477 with the current Population as of the year 2015 will be 4,828,853 which includes the Sex Ratio of 986 females per 1,000 males.
Coimbatore also called as Kovai is one among the major city of Tamilnadu state situated in India which is the 2nd largest city and urban agglomeration of Tamilnadu state and 16th largest urban agglomeration in India. The Area of Coimbatore Metropolitan City will be 246.75 km2 and Metro will be 642.12 km2 and the Population in Metropolitan City is 1,050,721 and Metro is 2,151,466 as on 2011.
The Dindigul is a city which is located in the state of Tamilnadu in India located 420 km southwest of the state capital Chennai. The Population for the city of Dindigul in the year 2011 was 207,327.
Erode is the city from the Erode District of Tamilnadu state in India which is the 7th largest urban agglomeration in the state of Tamil Nadu situated on the banks of River Kaveri. The Elevation of Erode city will be 183 m with the Population in City of 157,101, Urban of 521,776 as of the year 2011.
Madurai is a major city situated in the state of Tamil Nadu in India which is the 3rd largest corporation city by area that is Metropolis with 147.977 km2 and Metro with 247.47 km2 and also 3rd by population with Metropolis of 1,017,865 and Metro of 1,462,420.
Salem is a city which is located in the state of Tamilnadu in India about 160 kilometres northeast of Coimbatore and it is the 5th most populous city in Tamil Nadu state with the area of 124 km2 and the Population of Municipal Corporation with 829,267 and Metro with 919,150 as of 2011.
Thanjavur city was earlier called by the name Tanjore which is located in the state of Tamilnadu in India with the Area of 36.33 km2 and total Population of 222,943 as of the year 2011.
Thoothukudi is also called by the name Tuticorin situated in the state of Tamilnadu in India with the total Area of 50.66 km2 and total Population of 410,760 as of the year 2011.
Tiruchirappalli shortly called by the name Trichy is the city located in the Tamilnadu state of India which is the 4th largest municipal corporation and urban agglomeration in the state of Tamilnadu. The total Area of Tiruchirappalli city Corporation will be 167.23 km2 and Metro of 198.55 km2 and the Population in Corporation City was 916,674 and in Metro was 1,021,717 as of the year 2011.
Tirunelveli city is shortly called as Nellai located in the state of Tamilnadu of India which is the 5th largest municipal corporation in the state of Tamilnadu. The Area of Tirunelveli City was 169.9 km2 and the Population of City was 473,637 and in Metro was 498,984 as of the year 2011.
Tiruppur is a city located in the Tamilnadu state of India which is the 5th largest urban agglomeration in Tamil Nadu state with the total Area of the City of 159.6 km2 and the Population of City was 444,352 and Metro was 962,982 in the year 2011.
Vellore is a city located in the headquarters of Vellore District of Tamilnadu state in India with the total area of 87.915 km2 and Population of 502,000.
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