Currently, in two rounds, a total of 33 cities has been declared as selected for the Smart Cities Mission. These cities has been selected from a list of 98 cities (now 109 cities) nominated by the states through a 2 stage selection process as elaborated in the Operational Guidelines for Smart Cities Mission released by the government. These selected cities will get the first rounds of investment. However, gradually all the nominated cities will be brought under the fold as and when they overcome the deficiencies in their plans which get identified in the several rounds of selection.
1st List: 20 cities announced on 28.01.2016
|Bhubaneswar, Orissa||Pune, Maharashtra||Jaipur, Rajasthan||Surat, Gujarat||Kochi, Kerala|
|Ahmedabad, Gujarat||Jabalpur, Madhya Pradesh||Visakhapatnam, Andhra Pradesh||Solapur, Maharashtra||Davanagere, Karnataka|
|Indore, Madhya Pradesh||New Delhi||Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu||Kakinada, Andhra Pradesh||Belgaum, Karnataka|
|Udaipur, Rajasthan||Guwahati, Assam||Chennai, Tami Nadu||Ludhiana, Punjab||Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh|
2nd List: 13 cities announced on 24.05.2016
|Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh||Bhagalpur, Bihar||New Town (Kolkata), West Bengal||Faridabad, Harayana||Chandigarh|
|Raipur, Chattisgarh||Ranchi, Jharkhand||Dharamsala, Himachal Pradesh||Warangal, Telengana||Panaji, Goa|
|Agartala, Tripura||Imphal, Manipur||Port Blair, Andaman and Nicobar Islands|
The total proposed investment for the 33 cities, through Union and state governments as well as private funding, comes to Rs 80,789 crore.
The latest list announced on 20.09.2016 (Tuesday) included 27 cities. This list take the number of selected cities to 60.
|Amritsar, Punjab||Kalyan, Maharashtra||Ujjain, Madhya Pradesh||Tirupati, Andhra Pradesh||Nagpur, Maharashtra|
|Mangalore, Karnataka||Vellore, Tamil Nadu||Thane, Maharashtra||Gwalior, Madhya Pradesh||Agra, Uttar Pradesh|
|Nashik, Maharashtra||Rourkela, Odisha||Kanpur, Uttar Pradesh||Madurai, Tamil Nadu||Tumakuru, Karnataka|
|Kota, Rajasthan||Thanjavur, Tamil Nadu||Namchi, Sikkim||Jalandhar, Punjab||Ajmer|
|Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh||Kohima, Nagaland||Hubli – Dharwad, Karnataka||Aurangabad, Maharashtra||Vadodara, Gujarat|
|Shimoga, Karnataka||Salem, Tamil Nadu|