Himachal Pradesh to Develop Waknaghat as a Smart Hill Town
The state government of Himachal Pradesh is planning to develop a smart hill station at Waknaghat near Solan district, in collaboration with the Singapore Government.
The smart town plan which is 20km from Waknaghat on Shimla-Kalka national highway will be signed by the state government on 27th of February. The smart hill city spreads over to 90 acres with an investment of Rs 2500 crores.
'Smart Hill Town' will have all facilities with International Standards and also consist of new planned settlements to reduce crowding.
The smart city plan would throw up plenty of opportunities in educational developments, health, and wellness, hospitality etc. It will also have a special education zone, an entertainment zone, economic zone, integrated townships, parks, convention center etc.