About Gwalior Smart City

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About Gwalior Smart City


  • Gwalior Smart City Proposal was selected by the Government of India under Smart City Mission in the second round of smart cities challenge.
  • Gwalior Smart City Development Corporation Limited was incorporated as a Special Purpose Vehicle to implement the Smart City initiatives.
  • Gwalior has a unique opportunity to address its three most pressing concerns: urban mobility, waste management and economic development through loT and ICT platforms to target improved service delivery.
  • The projects have been structured into Area Based Development and Pan City Configuration to address the needs of the entire population in a efficient manner.

Mission Objectives

City Identity and Culture

  • Increase tourist arrivals to one Million by the year 2020 through tourism packages, improving tourist-circuit linkages and tourism infrastructure for strengthening Gwalior’s identity as the cultural capital of Madhya Pradesh.

Connected and Accessible City

  • Create fast, safe, affordable and lucrative urban mass transit with a capacity to cater to 50% of the future traffic demand in next 10 Years.
  • Use clean mobility options with emphasis on walking and Non-Motorized Transport (NMT) by pursuing Transit Oriented Development(TOD).

Resilient Urban Ecosystem

  • Meet at least 10% of the city’s total power demand through renewable source by the year 2020 under the Solar City Initiative.

Collaborative Growth

  • Fostering inclusive economy by leveraging local talent and economic potentials of the region to create additional employment in the city.
  • To be among the top 10 Cities in India for Ease of Doing Business by next decade by creating a progressive environment for local traders, businesses and start-up initiatives.

Efficient Urban Infrastructure.

  • Ensure 100% coverage of 24*7 Water Supply and ElectricSupply by 2020.
  • Mitigate digital divide and ensure last-mile cyber connectivity.
  • Promote Gwalior as an education hub by creation of knowledge parks and incubation centers.