Kerala will have only one smart city, in Kochi.

Tamil Nadu gets 12 out of 24 smart cities to-be from south India read full listImage: Flickr/SmartCities
news Thursday, August 27, 2015 - 16:31

The Indian government today released a list of all cities to be developed as ‘smart cities’ in the coming years. In total, 98 cities have been named with two more cities yet to be announced.

From the 5 south Indian states, 24 cities have been selected.

Of the 24, 12 are from Tamil Nadu alone.

While AP has been allotted 3 cities and Telangana got 2, Karnataka has been allotted 5 cities. Kerala will have only one smart city, in Kochi.

Here are the cities from South India,

Andhra Pradesh:

Vishakhapatnam
Tirupati
Kakinada
 

Karnataka:

Mangaluru
Belagavi
Shivamogga
Hubballi-Dharwad
Tumakuru
Davanegere
 

Kerala:

Kochi
 

Tamil Nadu:

Tiruchirapalli
Tirunelveli
Dindigul
Thanjavur
Tiruppur
Salem
Vellore
Coimbatore
 Madurai
Erode
Thoothukudi
Chennai

Telangana:

Greater Hyderabad
Greater Warangal

You can read the full national list here.

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