Will The Smart city Project, Kochi, The largest IT Park in India become a reality?Initially Smart city project was initiated by Former Chief Minister of Kerala
On May 2007, Kerala government, TECOM and other investors are signed final agreements, but the announcement of SEZ policy of Government made a trouble to the progress of project. In between there was a big delay come in the name of registration of the land as Smart City, Kochi. The economic recession part also paved the way to slow down the project. Now the latest news says that Government appointed M.A. Usaf Ali, who is the Director of AIR INDIA and Vice chairman of NORKA, as a mediator in this issue. If this project fails, it will be both money and employment loss for Kerala as TECOM was assured to create about 10,000 jobs.
What will be the future of this big project? What were the actual problem in this Issue which could delay the project?
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