One of the cities in Andhra Pradesh, Tirupati is selected as a smart city in the 3rd round of competition.
The holy shrine of Tirumala city Tirupati celebrates for getting slot in smart cities. The Municipal corporation commissioner has his staff have burnt crackers, distributed sweets and have cut cake .
A total investment of Rs.1,44,742 cr has been proposed by 60 cities under smart city plans, While Tirupati would be developed with 1600+ crores.
Parking is the one of the biggest challenges of Tirupati town ,Apart water management and Waste management are the problems in the city