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Charting Urban India’s Budgetary Landscape: Interim Budget 2024 & Viksit Bharat @ 2047

Charting Urban India’s Budgetary Landscape: Interim Budget 2024 & Viksit Bharat @ 2047

Cities in India are envisioned as engines of growth. Any meaningful long-term vision for India would be incomplete without planning for the cities and quite rightly, urbanization is considered as one of the country’s top developmental challenges.
Vivid Metropolis Chronicles: Unveiling the 2024 Budget's Political Narrative in Himalayan Regions

Vivid Metropolis Chronicles: Unveiling the 2024 Budget’s Political Narrative in Himalayan Regions

In 2015, the Government of India launched its Smart Cities Mission, envisioned as the lighthouse of city development. With a total of 100 cities included in its proposal, this flagship programme received budgetary support and continued to dominate urban planning discussions.