Narendra Modi recently announced that he is planning to build 100 smart cities across India. The first phase of the Smart city project will be soon initiated after the cabinet decision. Asian Development Bank also declared its commitment in supporting India’s 100 smart city projects. Apart from that, the government has framed some of the criteria for transforming 100 Indian cities into smart city. The Union government has already declared $1.1 billion for setting up 100 smart cities by 2019 and plans to digitally connect 1.20 billion Indians.