Tirupur district, which has been ranked among top 20 smart cities, will share its expertise with its sister city Gujarat’s Silvassa towards implementation of Smart City projects.
Tirupur and Vellore were among the 20 best performing smart cities as per the announcement by the Union Ministry for Urban Housing and Urban Affairs. Tirupur Corporation Commissioner K Siva Kumar said that the district has been credited as one of the best performing for its speedy execution of works under smart city projects.
“While comparing to other cities, tenders were issued and work orders given in most of the projects under Smart City scheme in Tirupur. Works on most of the proposed projects have commenced and are being executed at a faster pace,” the commissioner said.
Officials of both the sister cities are likely to visit each other to study and implement better projects.